Darjeeling: Loreto Convent Darjeeling presented a musical play “I HAVE A DREAM” at School Auditorium. The play was brilliantly directed by Mrs. V Gurung. Inspired by the storytelling magic of ABBA’s songs from “Dancing Queen” and “SOS” to “Money Money, Money” and “Take a chance”, the story of the Play was based on the mother and daughter from an idyllic Greek island. Meanwhile, it has been succeeded to rekindle the timeless lyrics and melodies of the iconic super group ABBA and the swinging 70s.
Darjeeling, May 6: Edith Wilkins Street Children Foundation Darjeeling, World Vision Darjeeling and Performers without borders organized an awareness on Child Labour at Chowrasta Darjeeling. It was a very beautiful awareness camp with PWB showing their talents and entertaining the young and the old. However, there was no government representative present on the occasion.
They create tunes sometimes on impulse and sometimes by instinct.And they are soon to enthrall the jazz lovers in the city,Meet Drift
John Coltrane, the famous American jazz saxophonist once said, “You can play a shoestring if you’re sincere.” And it is this belief that made Reuben Narain, Pranai Gurung and Sahil Warsi come together – for the love of Bebop, a style of Jazz, and the quest to make life more musical. Originally christened Ghost Dance Orchestra by Reuben, the name later became Drift, an inspiration he got while reading Mark Twain. Pranay, moved from Darjeeling to Delhi 10 years ago, before joining the band, while Sahil is one of the youngest double bassists in the country.
Kalimpong: Lepcha Dance & competition (Renyoo Aazem Rrebecca Namchyoomoo) held in Kalimpong on April 28. The chief guest of the programme was Ren. Michael Way (England), a book “Lepcha life in 2011” - an illustration art work on Lepcha people by Chendup Lepcha, compiled, translated and edited by Lyangsong Tamsang, released during the occasion.
New Delhi: Teen Indian boxer Shiva Thapa today stunned former Olympic silver-medallist Worapoj Petchkoom 16-10 to enter the semifinals of the Asian Olympic Qualifiers in Astana (Kazakhstan) and is now just one win away from booking a berth for the London Games.