Mumbai: Aaj Ka Scene, February 20, 2017

Here is a list of things to do to make your evenings more happening


Are you one of those people who has no clue what to do after work? Even if you are hanging out with friends, do you wish you could do some new places to visit or new gigs to watch? Don’t you worry! We at Bayside Journal get your problem and have brought to you – Mumbai: Aaj Ka Scene, a list of events that you can attend each evening.

The Asin Khan Ensemble in Concert

The tapestry of traditional Folk Music in India is large, rich and varied. It is rustic, robust and rooted – a true depiction of our land, our soil!

With an aim to share, support and explore this rich #cultural #heritage, the G5A Foundation for Contemporary Culture introduces Sounds of the Soil, a dedicated folk music series with the premiere of The Asin Khan Ensemble in concert. Source: Facebook

When: Monday, February 20, 2017
Where: G5A Foundation for Contemporary Culture, Laxmi Mills, Shakti Mills Lane, Off Dr E Moses Road, Mahalaxmi, Mumbai, India
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Contact: +91 22 2490 9393-94. Book Here

Launch of “The First Storyteller” with Nandita Das

Join us for the official launch into bookstores of “The First Storyteller”, the second novel of young writer Varun Gwalani! Varun Gwalani is a TEDx speaker, mental health advocate, and this book was written during his struggle with OCD.

In conversation with him will be prominent actress and director Nandita Das, best known for her roles in trailblazing films like “Fire” and “Earth”. She is currently directing a film on the life of the esteemed short story writer Manto, featuring Nawazuddin Siddiqui.

Come and witness the launch of one of India’s most innovative new novels, already receiving rave reviews from all over the world! For more information: Source: Facebook

When: Monday, February 20, 2017
Where: Crossword , Turner Road, Mumbai, India
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Contact: 022 2640 7049

Comedy on the Big Mic – Hosted by Biswa Kalyan Rath

Your weekly dose of raw, unfiltered comedy with new and “new” Comedians alike! Your host for the Night will be Biswa Kalyan Rath! We promise it will leave you in splits! Source: Facebook

When: Monday, February 20, 2017
Where: The Cuckoo Club, 5AA, Mc Ronnel’s Compound, Pali Hill Road, Next to Learner’s Academy, Bandra West, Mumbai, India
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Price: Rs 200
Contact: 096199 62969

Poetry Slam #46 : Open Mic

Returning for the 46th edition, get ready for another Poetry Slam: Open Mic @ Tuning Fork! Online Registration: Spot registration (Look for the guy in the Hat! :)) First 30 poets get an assured spot. Source: Facebook

Spot duration: 5mins

When: Monday, February 20, 2017
Where: Tuning Fork – Comedy and Music Cafe, 1 st Floor, Hotel Unicontinental, 3rd road, Next to Khar railway station, Khar west, Mumbai, India
Time: 8:30 p.m.
Contact: 098333 58490, [email protected]

Surajmukhi aur Hamlet

Different situations of one day of an author’s life in play ‘Surajmukhi aur Hamlet’ defines the meaninglessness of life in a farcial way. In today’s life, people often use theatre as a tool to portray a social or emotional message.  The main aim of the play is to make people laugh. Source: Facebook

When: Monday, February 20, 2017
Where: CLAP: Malad, Unit No. 201, A-Wing, 2nd Floor Solitaire II, Opp. Infinity Mall, Malad West, Mumbai – 400064
Time: 9:15 p.m.
Price: 100
Contact: 022 6587 6777, [email protected] Book here

Open Mic with Siddharth Dudeja

Your chance to become a comedy star. Do you think you have what it takes?

As an audience member, you can come and watch new talent take their first daunting steps into the spotlight, you’ll see some comedy gold and you’ll see some tragic attempts of the kind that you can never unhear.

New Stuff

An excellent Monday showcasing all new material never seen or heard before by our established acts.

Siddharth Dudeja will be your host for the evening.

Note: Whilst they make every effort to avoid it, sometimes their lineups will change due to outside factors affecting artists. Don’t worry, it doesn’t matter who is on. They will always deliver you a great night of comedy.

When: Monday, February 20, 2017

Where: Canvas Laugh Club,  Palladium, Lower Parel, 462, Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400013
Time: 8:30 p.m.
Price: 200 Onwards
Contact: 090046 03115, Book here

One Day Trek to Ratangad Fort

Type: Hill Fort
Grade: Medium
Endurance Level: Medium
Height: approx 4255 ft.
Base Village: Ratanwadi.

When: Monday, February 20, 2017
Where: Meeting Point-Swaminarayan Temple Dadar East at 11:30p.m. Pickup Point- Nitin Company Junction, Thane at 12:00a.m.
Time: 11:30 p.m.
Price: INR 1250/- per head
Contact: Vinay-9004675388