LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary

Operatic Experience – La Boheme revisited

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One night at the Opera Opera in Mumbai? At least from what I remember, Opera in Mumbai is a no show. We’ve had our musicals but those are not the same as the trilling sopranos and divas that characterize classical opera. This isn’t really surprising because Mumbai is not on the cultural circuit of Western …

Festivals and celebrations, Opinions

Perfectly nonsensical ? West End in Mumbai

When you go to see a play called “Perfect Nonsense”, you can expect some perfect nonsense. However, apart from the theme, which was perfectly nonsensical, last evening’s play was far from that! Daughter No 1 had gifted Hubby Dear and me two tickets to the much touted West End production currently playing at the NCPA, …

Mumbai Diary

Don’t #BookMyShow 

Or why it’s so difficult to see a West End show in Bombay Today I hope to see the much hyped West End production Jeeves & Wooster that’s playing at the NCPA. Hope is the operative word because the tickets to this show have been gifted to me by Daughter No 1. Daughter No 1 tried …