Celebrating 70 Years of Pakistan

    Upcoming events in Karachi

    Upcoming Events in Karachi:


    “Group show by Anas Abro, Ammad Tahir, Mazhar Qureshi and Manisha Jiani.”
    Tuesday, 8th August – Saturday, 19th August
    05:00 PM
    Full Circle Art Gallery, Karachi.

    We Ate the Birds – A Multidisciplinary Project

    “A group show curated by Sehar Naveed including Adeela Suleman, Arslan Farooqi, Asma Mundrawala, Huma Mulji, Jamil Dehlavi, Mariam Saeedullah, Moeen Faruqi and many more.”
    Friday, 11th August to Monday, 21st August 4, 2017
    05:00 PM – 08:00 PM
    Koel Art Gallery, Karachi.

    Scattered Leaves, Bikhray Auraaq

    A multidisciplinary show by Naila Mahmood.
    Tuesday, 15th August to Thursday, 24th August
    05:00 PM – 08:00 PM
    Canvas Art Gallery, Kehkashan, Clifton, Karachi.

    ‘Sifar ki Taraf’ – Theatrical Production

    A play by Anjum Ayaz.
    Thursday, 17th August to Saturday, 26th August
    08:00 PM
    National Academy of Performing Arts, Karachi.

    Sur Ki Shaam: An evening of Semi-Classical Pieces

    “Karam Abbas Khan belongs to the Gwalior gharana. He is grooming his younger brother Waseem, who is proving to be a promising vocalist in his own right.
    Yousuf Kerai is fairly well-know known for his Tabla playing.”
    Friday, 18th August
    07:30 PM – 09:00 PM
    T2F – The Second Floor, Karachi.

    Date Night – A Musical Comedy

    “The play will glue you to your seats and lift your spirits, as you delve in the story of romance and seduction.”
    Friday, 18th August – Sunday, 27th August  
    07:00 PM – 09:00 PM
    Arts Council of Pakistan, Karachi

    Fashion and Design – FAD

    “This is a family festival meant to promote entrepreneurs & online sellers to become a brand.” Saturday, 19th August 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM Park Towers, Clifton, Karachi.

    Stumped - A Play

    “Join us for an entertaining evening with 'Stumped' - a play about the cricket team of a fictional country called Kabristan, a story that involves match fixing, masculinity, national pride, dishonour, good jokes and bad language. Written by Imram Yusuf and translated by Fawad Khan.”
    Saturday, 19th August
    08:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    T2F – The Second Floor, Karachi.

    Sufi Qawwali Night

    “Savor proudly presents Qawali night with the talented Qawwal Hamza Akram & brothers.”
    Saturday, 19th August
    08:00 PM – 01:00 AM
    Savor, D.H.A. Phase VIII, Karachi.

    Acting Workshop By Sunil Shanker

    Saturday, Aug 19th to Sunday, 20th August
    4:00 PM - 7:00 PM & 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    MAD School, Zamzama Boulevard, Phase 5 DHA, Karachi.

    Book Launch: Kicking up Dust by Azra Abbas

    “This book is a biography of the author and very skilfully presents a picture of her childhood, juxtaposing childish playfulness with the realities of the urban middle class she lived in.”
    Sunday, 20th August
    07:00 PM – 09:00 PM
    T2F – The Second Floor, Karachi.

    Freelance Ain't Free - Filmmaker's Edition

    “Karachi-based filmmakers, Anam Abbas and Hamza Bangash will be talking about how they’ve navigated the freelance world and share their experiences.”
    Tuesday, 22nd August
    06:00 PM – 09:00 PM
     T2F – The Second Floor, Karachi.

    Intuition, Reflection, Expression

    A show by Tahir Ali and Arsalan Naqvi
    Tuesday, 22nd August to Tuesday, 5th September
    05:00 PM – 08:00 PM
    Artchowk the Gallery, Clifton Centre, Schon Circle, Clifton, Karachi

    Film Screening: Mabel Aur Mein

    “Mabel Aur Mein is a project of the LUMS Media Arts Society (LMA), the short film has received great feedback on a national level.”
    Wednesday, 23rd August
    07:00 - 08:30 PM
    T2F – The Second Floor, Karachi.

    History of the Future

    Group show by Shiblee Muneer, Noureen Rasheed, Rubab Jawaid and Muhammad Sulaman
    Thursday, 24th August
    05:00 PM
    Full Circle Art Gallery, Clifton, Karachi.

    DWL Karachi Readers' Club, August Meet

    We'll be discussing Sidra F. Sheikh's debut novel 'The Light Blue Jumper' (Mongrel Books, 2017).
    Friday, 25th August
    07:00 PM – 08:30 PM
    The Basement, Liberty Books, Boat Basin, Karachi.

    Curly Haired Comedy

    Curly Haired Comedy is Akbar Chaudhry’s first standup special. It weaves a nostalgic tale of growing up in Pakistan (specifically Karachi) during the 90s and examines many abusurdites through the lens of humor.
    Sunday, 27th August
    08:00 PM – 09:45 PM
    De Cellars, Zamzama, Karachi.

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