• Saturday, November 27, 2021
India Corona Update 
Total Fatalities 467,468
Total Cases 34,555,431
Today's Fatalities 488
Today's Cases 10,549
Pakistan Corona Update 
Total Fatalities 418,480
Total Cases 31,216,337
Today's Fatalities 3,998
Today's Cases 42,015
Sri Lanka Corona Update 
Total Fatalities 418,480
Total Cases 31,216,337
Today's Fatalities 3,998
Today's Cases 42,015
Bangladesh Corona Update 
Total Fatalities 418,480
Total Cases 31,216,337
Today's Fatalities 3,998
Today's Cases 42,015
UK Corona Update 
Total Fatalities 418,480
Total Cases 31,216,337
Today's Fatalities 3,998
Today's Cases 42,015
India corona update 
Total Fatalities 467,468
Total Cases 34,555,431
Today's Fatalities 488
Today's Cases 10,549

What's On

Outwitting The Devil at Sadler’s Wells

Outwitting The Devil show.

By: Pramod Thomas

LIVE PERFORMANCE

KATTAM KATTI

When: Friday November 19

Where: Lilian Baylis Studio, Sadler’s Wells, 183 Rosebery Avenue, London EC1R 4TJ

What: The Pagrav Dance Company presents a contemporary Kathak production that taps into the competitive chaos, creativity, and colour of Uttarayan, the world-famous international kite festival of Gujarat.
www.sadlerswells.com

AAKASH ODEDRA COMPANY: RISING

When: Friday November 19

Where: Watermans Arts Centre, 40 High Street, Brentford TW8 0DS

What: The internationally lauded dancer presents his highly acclaimed show created in 2011, which consists of four distinct contemporary solos that use his background in classical Indian dance.
www.watermans.org.uk

ZAKIR HUSSAIN

When: Sunday November 21

Where: Royal Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX

What: A musically rich classical Indian concert headlined by arguably the greatest tabla player of the modern era, Zakir Hussain.
www.southbankcentre.co.uk

SEVENS

When: Tuesday November 23

Where: Nottingham Playhouse, Wellington Circus, Nottingham NG1 5AF

What: An ensemble cast of UK-based Indian classical dancers and musicians will be sharing the stage in this triple bill show conceptualised and choreographed by award-winning Bharatanatyam dancer and choreographer, Nina Rajarani MBE.
www.nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk

OUTWITTING THE DEVIL

When: Tuesday November 23-Saturday November 27

Where: Sadler’s Wells, Rosebery Avenue, London EC1R 4TN

What: The Akram Khan Company presents an epic dance piece about ritual and remembering in the middle of our ever-changing planet.
www.sadlerswells.com

MID-DAY MANTRA: SANCHITA PAL

When: Saturday November 27

Where: Jennifer Blackwell Performance Space, Symphony Hall, 8 Centenary Square, Broad Street, Birmingham, B1 2EA

What: Free concert at 1pm headlined by one of the most accomplished UKbased Hindustani classical singers.
www.bmusic.co.uk

BOTOWN – THE SOUL OF BOLLYWOOD

When: Saturday November 27-Sunday November 28

Where: Funky Music Café, 23 New Park Street, Leicester LE3 5NH

What: A concert featuring the acclaimed multicultural soul band that reboots Bollywood classics with a shot
of late 1960s soul and funk, taking audiences on a musical journey from Memphis to Mumbai.
www.fatsoma.com

EVENTS

DESI VIBEZ

When: Saturday November 20

Where: The Vault, East Wing, 300 Strand, Bush House, KCLSU South, London WC2R 1AE

What: A student party on the Kings College London campus on the Strand. DJ Enay, DJ Nish and other top DJs and producers will play the best in old and new school Bollywood, bhangra and urban desi beats.
www.eventbrite.com

MUSLIM MARRIAGE EVENT

When: Saturday November 20

Where: Royal Nawaab London, Western Avenue, London UB6 8DB

What: A Muslim marriage event aiming to provide a platform for people seeking life partners. Advisors will be available to support and assist individuals who feel shy or unable to initiate discussions with others.
www.eventbrite.com

BOLLYWOOD & BHANGRA DINNER

When: Sunday November 28

Where: Kanishka, 17-19 Maddox Street, London W1S 2QH

What: Dinner and dance event that will serve Indian food against the backdrop of big Bollywood and bhangra hits through the years.
www.eventbrite.com

THEATRE

LIFE OF PI

When: Until Sunday February 27, 2022

Where: Wyndham’s Theatre, 32-36 Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0DA

What: A theatre play based on Yann Martel’s Man Booker Prize-winning novel of the same name, which revolves around the sole human survivor of a shipwreck struck on a lifeboat with a Bengal tiger, as they battle to survive an epic voyage across the ocean. The cast includes Hiran Abeysekera, Mina Anwar, Nicholas Khan, Payal Mistry and Raj Ghatak.
www.londontheatre.co.uk

COMEDY

DESI CENTRAL COMEDY SHOW

When: Sunday November 21

Where: Hen & Chicken, 210 North Street, Southville, Bristol BS3 1JF

What: The stand-up comedy tour continues with Hyde Panaser, Noreen Khan, Imran Yusuf and Nabil Abdulrashid delivering plenty of laughs.
www.luventertainment.co.uk

TEZ ILYAS: THE VICKED TOUR

When: Sunday November 21; Wednesday November 24; and Thursday November 25

Where: The Glee Club, Unit 7a, Mermaid Quay, Cardiff CF10 5BZ; The Glee Club, The Arcadian, 70 Hurst Street, Birmingham B5 4TD; The Glee Club, Castle Wharf, Canal Street, Nottingham NG1 7EH

What: A brand-new stand-up show with the comedian, TV personality and author as he uses his trademark silly, smart and subversive humour to celebrate all that people still have.
www.tezilyas.com

SINDHU VEE – ALPHABET

When: Monday November 22; Tuesday November 23; and Wednesday November 24

Where: Exchange, Market Street, Exeter EX1 1BW; Regal Theatre, 6 Fore St, Redruth TR15 2AZ; The Glee Club, Unit 7a, Mermaid Quay, Cardiff CF10 5BZ

What: A brand-new stand-up show with the popular comedian about the hair we want, the friends we have, and
living the vast difference between virus and viral.
www.sindhuvee.com

ZAKIR KHAN: LIVE

When: Monday November 22-Monday November 29

Where: Soho Theatre, 21 Dean Street, London, W1D 3NE

What: Following his two successful specials, Haq Se Single (2017) and Kaksha Gyarvi (2021), and selling more than 100,000 tickets around the world, the comedian returns with his uniquely Indian style of stand-up performed in Hindi.
www.sohotheatre.com

PAUL CHOWDHRY – FAMILY-FRIENDLY COMEDIAN

When: Tuesday November 23; Wednesday November 24; and Thursday November 25

Where: Royal & Derngate, 19-21 Guildhall Road, Northampton NN1 1DP; The Alban Arena, Civic Centre, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 3LD; Sheffield City Hall, Barker’s Pool, Sheffield S1 2JA

What: The popular comedian returns with a brand-new stand-up show about UK’s handling of the pandemic, why the rules of six only worked for white people, fame, England football fans and Tom Cruise landing his helicopter in someone’s garden.
www.paulchowdhry.com

AHIR SHAH

When: Thursday November 25

Where: Hat Factory Arts Centre, 65-67 Bute Street, Luton LU1 2EY

What: The double Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee returns with a new stand-up show about significance, insignificance, and scurvy.
www.culturetrust.com

THE INDIANS ARE COMING – DIWALI DHAMAKA

When: Saturday November 27

Where: The Slade Rooms Broad Street, Wolverhampton WV1 1HP

What: Entertaining stand-up comedy show featuring top talents Sukh Ojla, Kiran Morjaria, Hyde Panaser and Rahul Kohli providing plenty of laughs.
www.luventertainment.co.uk

CLASSES

SHAKTI DIVAS BHANGRA FUSION 2021

When: Until Tuesday December 14

Where: Heston Community School, Heston Road, Heston, Hounslow, TW5 0QR

What: A weekly bhangra-Bollywood dance class led by renowned choreographer Rakhi Sood, designed to keep you fit in a fun friendly environment.
www.watermans.org.uk

HALF DAY INDIAN VEGETARIAN VEGAN COOKERY COURSE

When: Sunday November 28

Where: Hounslow, London

What: A trip to the local Indian shop to learn about ingredients will be followed by a hands-on cooking course on how to make a variety of vegetarian and vegan dishes, and how to use spices.
www.cookingwithmonisha.com

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