Madras Week 2019

Madras Week is here again and the following programmes are planned by Madras Musings/Chennai Heritage –




Aug 18, Sunday – 6.30 pm – Chamiers, Chamiers Road – Tulsi Badrinath – Swami Vivekananda and his ‘Madras Boys’

Aug 19, Monday – 6.30 pm – The Folly, Amethyst, Whites Road – ‘Madras Uncensored – behind the phenomenal growth of Tamil stand-up comedy’ -Vinodhini Vaidyanathan, theatre and film actor, will join Annamalai L of Tanglish Comedy (@annamalai1111), Jagan Krishnan (@iamjaggenius) and Guru Nicketan (@nicketronix), as they track how Tamil stand-up is leading the regional language comedy scene

Aug 20, Tuesday – 6.30 pm – The Park, Nungambakkam High Road – S Sowmya in conversation with Sriram V on her journey in music

Aug 21, Wednesday – 6.30 pm – Hanu Reddy Residences, Poes Gardens – Tribute to Crazy Mohan – Maadhu Balaji in conversation with Baradwaj Rangan

Aug 22, Thursday – 6.30 pm – Savera – Muthiah Memorial Event – Panel discussion on Water Management – speakers: Ranganath N Krishna, MD/CEO of Grundfos Pumps, Ashok Vardhan Shetty, IAS Retd and Karthikeya Sivasenapathy (Sivasenapathy Kangayam Cattle Research Foundation), moderated by Sushila Ravindranath

Aug 23, Friday – 7.00 pm – Hyatt Regency, Teynampet – Mohan Raman on MN Nambiar, a Centenary Tribute

Aug 24, Saturday – 6.30 pm – Residency Towers – B Srinivasan, MD, The Vikatan Group on Keeping Vikatan Relevant Over Time

Aug 25, Sunday – 6.30 pm –  Radison Blu, Meenambakkam – Vikram Doctor on Ten Iconic Food Books from Madras

Please note timing for each event. All programmes are planned with refreshments being served for the first half hour, followed by the actual programme which will be for 45 mins followed by Q&A.

All are welcome.