In the pre-COVID world, we cribbed about rarely ever having time to pursue a hobby. Now is the time to actually do something about it. If you’re looking for a way to spend the lockdown constructively, pick up that paintbrush or spatula and learn some skills by signing up for these workshops.
Rael Padamsee’s Speech & Drama
Kindle a keen interest in theatre in your child with Rael Padamsee’s lessons in speech and drama.
When: Wednesday, August 5 at 5.15pm.
Dance with Madhuri
Dance your lockdown woes away pick from several styles such as kizomba, lavani and salsa. While Madhuri Dixit Nene will take workshops in kathak and lavani, top instructors will conduct workshops in the other dance forms.
When: Saturday, August 1 onwards.
For more on this workshop series, see here.
Kreative Kitchen with Chef Gaurav Chawla
The preliminary MasterChef India Judge, chef Gaurav Chawla teaches you how to make appetising food.
When: Wednesday, August 5 at 3pm.
Learn to shake a leg Bollywood style at this workshop conducted by Lahe Lahe, the performing arts theatre in Bangalore.
When: Until Thursday, August 27 at 6.30pm.
Online Pottery Workshop
Get your hands dirty with clay and learn how to make your own pottery masterpiece.
When: Until Monday, August 31.
Food of Modern India with Chef Hardeep Singh
Learn how to make delicious modern Indian dishes such as chowki ki tikki, broccoli popcorn and more from celebrated chef Hardeep Singh.
When: Friday, August 7pm at 4pm.
Acting Masterclass with Atul Satya Kaushik
Director, playwright and producer Atul Satya Kaushik delivers a class on how to prepare for a role.
When: Saturday, August 8 onwards at 10am.
Weekend Theatre Workshop
Learn acting and more in this workshops by the renowned Hyderabad-based theatre group Samahaara.
When: Saturday, August 8 at 10am.
Natskies Amateur Astronomy
Natskies observatory, an affiliate of the NASA Museum Alliance, takes you on a celestial journey.
When: Sunday, August 9 at 7.30pm.
For more online workshops see here.