Upcoming events in Islamabad

    Upcoming Events in Islamabad

    Lok Virsa Open Mic

    “The Lok Virsa is organizing ‘Open Mics’ to provide an opportunity for upcoming singing stars to perfect their performances in front of a crowd. Auditions will be held every Thursday at 5pm while performances will be held every Sunday at 6pm at the Lok Khaba.”
    05:00 PM Thursday and 06:00 PM Sunday
    Lok Virsa – National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage, Islamabad.

    Theatre Camp for Kids

    “Workshops will run for 3 months at the end of which, participants will get the opportunity to present a performance showcase open to family and friends. INSTRUCTORs are Tulin Khalid Azeem and Ibrahim Jehangir Khan. Tuesdays & Thursdays: 8-11 year olds and Mondays & Wednesdays: 12-18 year olds.”
    Monday, 2nd October – Tuesday, 2nd January
    05:00 PM – 06:00 PM
    London Book Cafe, Above Table Talk, Kohsar Market, F-6/3, Islamabad.

    Scenography: Design for Stage

    “Theatre Wallay invites you to a series of workshops on Scenography (set and lighting design) with internationally renowned theatre professional and visiting Fulbright Specialist, Heidi Hoffer.”
    Sunday, 15th October – Friday, 27th October
    02:00 PM
    The Farm – TW Studio, Bani Gala, Islamabad.

    Acting Workshop for Teens

    “Twice weekly workshops for teens (12 -18 year olds) conducted by Tulin Khalid Azim and Ibrahim Jehangir Khan.”
    Monday, 16th October to Sunday, 29th November
    05:00 PM
    The London Book Company, Islamabad.

    Wahab Jaffer Exhibition

    “Jaffer is an artist of eminent stature who has been exhibited extensively at home and abroad. His bold and adventurous style has a strong identity and his paintings exude a refreshing energy as he continues to simplify the female form and explore the richness of a full palette.”
    Thursday, 19th October
    05:00 PM – 08:00 PM
    Tanzara Gallery, Islamabad.

    “Unity in Diversity”: 200th Birth Celebrations of Baha’ullah

    “The Founder of the Baha’i Faith’s birthday will be celebrated with a musical evening at Open Air Theater, featuring musical show, tableau and devotional group songs.”
    Friday, 20th October
    Lok Virsa, Islamabad.

    Remembering Faiz: A tribute

    “The programme will include bilingual readings of classic pieces by Faiz as well as musical renditions of Faiz's poetry by two Islamabad based musicians, Ammar Rashid and Sarkash.”
    Friday, 20th October
    07:30 PM – 09:30 PM
    The Farm – TW Studio, Islamabad.

    Ustad Ashraf Sharif Khan and Ustad Ajmal Khan live in Concert

    “Ashraf’s music combines an astonishing technical proficiency with perfection in musical expression. Ajmal is a prominent Tabla player of Punjab Gharana.”
    Friday, 20th October
    07:30 PM – 08:30 PM
    FACE – Foundation for Arts, Culture and Education, Islamabad.

    MUSHK - Islamabad

    “A play featuring Sania Saeed and Nimra Bucha.”
    Saturday, 21st October to Sunday, 22nd October
    07:30 PM – 09:00 PM
    Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA), Islamabad.

    Live Music: Sounds of Hunza

    “Wild Thyme presents traditional folk music from "The Roof of the World". Enjoy beautiful folk tunes along with delicious healthy mountain food at Wild Thyme Hunza Cuisine.”
    Saturday, 21st October
    07:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    Wild Thyme – Hunza Cuisine and Marketplace, Islamabad.

    Mandwa Screens: Insaniyat – 1967 Pakistani Film

    “A young couple fall in love and vow to marry once the boy finishes his medical studies abroad. The girl is forced to marry another by her parents.”
    Saturday, 21st October
    06:00 PM
    Lok Virsa, Islamabad.

    Bond by Sundeep Kumar

    Monday, 23rd October
    My Art World, Islamabad.

    Le Concert Impromptu - Wind Quintet

    “The concert is organized by Alliance Française and French Embassy; featuring five talented french musicians i.e. Yves Charpentier, Violaine Dufes, Jean-Christopher Murer, Guillaume Merlin, and Pierre Fatus.”
    Tuesday, 24th October
    06:00 PM – 09:00 PM
    Lok Virsa, Islamabad.

    Colombian Film Festival

    “Screening of Gabo: The Magic of Reality, Colombia: Wild Magic, Embrace of the Serpent. All films in original language with English subtitles. Free passes available at PNCA.”
    Wednesday, 25th October to Friday, 27th October
    06:00 PM
    PNCA – Pakistan National Council of Arts, Islamabad.

    Amazing Amazon – A photograph exhibition by Nicolas Van Hemerlyck

    “Open to public during the day.”
    Wednesday, 25th October to Friday, 27th October
    PNCA – Pakistan National Council of Arts, Islamabad.

    Colombian Salsa Dance Workshop

    Thursday, 26th October to Friday, 27th October
    04:00 PM
    PNCA – Pakistan National Council of Art, Islamabad.

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