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Things to do in Mumbai today


Avial – Thursday Live!
It’s time for Indie Rock and Folk Music with Avial bringing some amazing mash-up of poetry and music. Avial’s music has come a long way, which is popular not only in India but around the globe. With elements of Indie Rock and Folk Music, his music has over the years has an increasing fan following. The line-up includes Rex Vijayan on guitars and synth, Mithun Puthanveetil on drums, Tony John on vocals and Binny Isaac on bass.

Time: 8:30 pm
Cost: Rs 1,500
Venue: Hard Rock Cafe, Wadia International Centre, Pandhurang Budhkar Marg, Worli



Comedian Rhapsody
If you are looking for some mid-week comedy dose then head to MT-61 where aspiring comedians try-out their hands at stand-up. The event features Abbas Momin, Ameya Deshpande and Azeem Banatwala. Come and be part of their success path. What to expect? Fresh humour, fun acts and laughter.

Time: 8 pm
Cost: Rs 200
Venue: MT 61, 201, JP Road, Jeet Nagar, Versova, Andheri West


Dhaaba: Stand up for the ‘Baingan Anthem’
Directed by Choiti Ghosh the play is an epic tale of vegetables in a Dhaaba. In this said ‘Dhaaba’ exists only ‘brinjals’ rule. And one fine day a bag suddenly drops and for the very first time the place sees other vegetables of different shapes, sizes and colours. The place now not just belongs to ‘brinjals’. The vegetables now fight, play and fall in love. And thus begins an epic tale we all want to hear.

Time: 8 pm
Cost: Rs 300
Venue: The Cuckoo Club, Pali Hill, Macronells Compound, Next to Candies, Bandra West


Tribute to Guns ‘N’ Roses by 2blue

Over the past 2 decades 2blue has entertained us with its classic rock. His highly energetic performances is a beautiful blend of visuals, theatrical histrionics, wit, fun and of course music. He has a voice that can go from a whisper to scream. 2Blue has also bagged ‘Best band’ at Artist Aloud 2010 Awards in Mumbai and ‘Asian Anthem of the Year’ at AVIMA in Kuala Lumpur (2010).

Time: 8:30 pm
Cost: Rs 750
Venue: Hard Rock Cafe, Sharyans Audeus, Fun Cinema Lane, Near Balaji Telefilms, Off Veera Desai, Andheri West



Head Escapology to drive away your mid-week blues. The place is a gaming hub and has fun-filled activities for all age-groups and brings live escape games with different difficulty levels. Players can choose from Indian as well internationally themed games. The games allows players to think out-of-the-box and enhance team spirit.

Time: starts at 7:30 pm
Cost: Rs 1154 for two people
Venue: Escapalogy, 3rd Floor, R-City Mall, Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg, Ghatkopar West