This Weekend in Karachi: Trials and Travels
This weekend in Karachi you’ve got a host of exciting events scheduled. Luckily, we’ve sifted through them to pick out the best just for you. Read all about it:
Kalasha Traveling Exhibit
Kalasha Travelling Exhibit is going to take you on a journey into the heart of the Kalasha Culture with a day-long lineup. This includes an artisans bazaar in the lawn, photography and documentary exhibition, traditional Kalasha food stalls, traditional Kalasha dance performances by Kalasha artists and musicians, and interaction with the audience and press interviews
P.S. The event is open to all
Night at the Opera
British Council is hosting a brilliant young star of the UK opera world, Lydia Jane Haynes, for a night of opera and song at the Karachi library. Lydia will sing a repertoire ranging from Mozart Opera Arias to Rodgers and Hammerstein songs, accompanied on the piano by acclaimed Pakistani classical pianist, Asad Anees. Stick around after the performance for a chance to meet the artists over some light snacks and drinks!
P.S. Register to attend.
T2F is hosting a Qavvali night featuring the Saami Brothers, who are trained in classical music and the art of qavvaali under the rigorous tutelage of Munshi Raziuddin Khan and their father, Ustad Naseeruddin Saami. Keeping the flame of the Qavvaal Baccha Gharana alive, the Saami Brothers are well versed in a number of languages and weave various genres into their qavvaali performances.
P.S.The event is open to all
World Soccer Stars Trials
World Soccer Stars is giving you a chance to play alongside some of the biggest names in football, in Karachi. Prove your mettle to be in the same team as these legends. After the exhibition matches in Karachi & Lahore, selected players will be inducted in the ‘National Football Academy’ in Islamabad where they will receive training from the very best Pakistani & English coaches.
P.S. Register to participate here
Movie on the Beach
It’s lights, camera, action down at The NOMADS Hut as the Moonlight Beach Movie Series kicks off. Complemented by a spectacular beach setting, the “Movie On The Beach” is the perfect way to spend the balmy Karachi evening. We invite you to a memorable under-the-stars movie experience. Screenings come with extra treats, including complimentary popcorn, cold drink cans, snacks.