If you haven’t already got your week planned out, here’s a handy guide to help you do just that. For more information on things to do in Mumbai, visit BookMyShow.


Best in stand up with Kautuk Srivastava, Vinay Sharma and Abish Mathew.

Gear up for a laugh riot brought to you by three of the biggest stand-up comedians in the country.
When: Thursday, August 2 at 8.30 pm and Friday, August 3 to Sunday, August 5 at 8.30 pm and 10.30 pm.
Where: Canvas Laugh Club, 3rd Floor, Palladium, High Street Phoenix, Tulsi Pipe Road, Lower Parel.

Vipul Goyal & Piyush Sharma Trial Show

The duo presents an hour of their newest jokes.
When: Tuesday, July 31 at 8 pm.
Where: Backspace, Shop 120, Lodha Boulevard, near Majiwada Flyover, Eastern Express Highway, Sainath Nagar, Thane.

The Routine!

This edition of The Routine, a show that features upcoming comedians, will be hosted by 22-year-old ‘Queens of Comedy’ finalist Urooj Ashfaq.
When: Tuesday, July 31 at 8 pm.
Where: Hoppipola, 759, 5th Lane, Ram Krishna Nagar, Khar West.

For more comedy, see here.


Bollywood Brass

Listen to well-known singers like Chetan Rana, Rajessh Iyer, Sarvesh Mishra, Sarita Rajesh and Nirupama Dey perform evergreen Bollywood hits at this concert hosted by RJ Gaurav.
When: Friday, August 3 at 8.30 pm.
Where: Dinanath Mangeshkar Natya Griha Hall, Natawariya Dutta Bhatt Marg, Vile Parle (East).

‘La Fedelta Premiata’

In this comic opera by Joseph Hadyn, the people of Cumae find themselves cursed by Diana, the goddess of chastity. To propitiate the angry goddess, two faithful lovers must be sacrificed each year until a faithful lover can be found to offer his own life and save the town.
When: Wednesday, August 1 to Friday, August 3 at 7 pm.
Where: Royal Opera House Theatre, Mathew Road, Mama Parmanand Marg.

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‘Once More’

This Marathi comic fantasy starring Bharat Jadhav takes a dig at society by putting forth a scenario in which the government taxes couples for having more than one child.
When: Thursday, August 2 at 4.30 pm, Friday, August 3 at 8 pm and Saturday, August 4 at 4.30 pm.
Where: Thursday: Prabodhankar Thackeray Audi, Near Chamunda Circle, Sodawala Lane, Borivali (W). Friday: Shivaji Mandir, NC Kelkar Road, Dadar West. Saturday: Kashinath Ghanekar Natyagruha, Hiranandani Meadows, Ghodbunder Road, Thane (West).

‘One Night Only’

Directed by Amey Mehta, this Hindi and English dance-based drama tells the story of Aravan, the son of Arjuna, whom Krishna manipulates into accepting one of the most unusual tasks in the MahabharataBetween his acceptance of the task and its fulfillment lies one night. 
When: Friday, August 3 at 9 pm, Saturday, August 4 at 6 pm and 9 pm and Sunday, August 5 at 5 pm and 8 pm.
Where: Prithvi Theatre, 20 Janki Kutir, Juhu Church Road, Juhu.

‘Bandish 20-20,000 Hz’

Written and directed by Purva Naresh, this Hindi musical drama revolves around the several restrictions and bans artists have faced throughout Indian history. In the play, a nautanki artist, an ageing baiji, a playback singer and a music competition winner have a dramatic meeting in a greenroom before a show.
When: Wednesday, August 1 at 9 pm and Thursday, August 2 at 6 pm and 9 pm.
Where: Prithvi Theatre, 20 Janki Kutir, Juhu Church Road, Juhu.

For more plays, see here.


Sunset Hues Canvas Painting Party

Learn step-by-step to paint on canvas in this art party that will take you back in time to your school days.
When: Wednesday, August 1 at 3 pm.
Where: Haworth, 105, 1st Floor, Windfall, Sahar Plaza, J.B Nagar, Andheri.

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