A series of street theatre performances at multiple locations which will kick off on November 27 and run up to December 10. Under the Umbrella Art programmes, upcoming artistes will do live art at multiple locations...More..
About 2800 artistes will perform in 50 different venues during 'Bengalooru Habba', the city's definitive cultural extravaganza.... Kala Madhyam, which works to promote folk and tribal art forms, will present them at street corners too. New items to watch out for this year will be those related to Suvarna Karnataka, a book fair, sculpture and crafts displays by Crafts Council of Karnataka and programmes will centre around the literary giants of Kannada. Traditional Kannada theatre will be given prime place too.The concerts will feature artists such as Rashid Khan, Gundecha Brothers, Padma Subramanyam, Shobana, Vani Ganapathy, Suma Sudhindra, M.S. Sheela and Nagamani Srinath.
Popular culture will not be left out either. A Bollywood Night featuring the likes of Malaika Arora Khan, and Kailash Kher the Sufi singer has been arranged. The overseas organisations present in Bangalore will add variety to the Habba. Refer..