The Laramie Project

The Laramie Project, The One World Theatre brings to stage a docudrama telling the story of American Matthew Shepard, who was beaten to death in 1998 in Laramie because of his homosexuality. Rs 500 (adult), Rs 200 (student), till 15 March, 5pm, Theatre Village, Lajimpat, 9808041124,

Masculism, An exhibition by Gopal Das Shrestha Kalapremi. Till 15 March, Siddhartha Art Gallery, Babar Mahal Revisited, (01)4218048,

Democratic revolution, A lecture on global debates on democracy theories and a discussion on ‘What led to the 2006 Democratic Revolution in Nepal?’ 15 March, 3 pm, Kailash Hall, The Shanker Hotel, Lajimpat, (01)4472807,

Int'l Social Work Day, A symposium based on theme of International Social Work Day 2015, ‘Promoting the Dignity and Worth of People’. 17 March, 12.40pm, St Xavier’s College, Maitighar, (01)4221365,,

Francophonie, A week-long program with an exhibition, a photo call, culinary stands, film screenings and Joint Family Internationale in concert to celebrate the French language. 16 to 20 March, Alliance Française of Kathmandu, Tripureshwor, (01)4241163,

Rock, ride, run, Climbers, cyclists and runners are invited to compete at the Himalayan Outdoor Festival. 21 March, Hattiban Hills, (01)6218484,, www.

Yin Yoga, A new moon meditation where the sound of a live violin will guide your spirit to dive into your deepest self. 20 March, 5.30pm to 7pm, Pranamaya Yoga Studio, Boudha, 9802045484,,

Me and the Other, A show combining physical theatre with classic and contemporary dance, focusing on how cultural heritage influences our perceptions. Rs 300, Rs 200 (students), 2 to 4 April, 5.15 pm, Mandala Theatre Kathmandu, Anamanagar, (01)6924269,,

Phantalassa, An exhibition of sound, video, drawing and photography by Mexican artist, Alain Ledezma, in residence at Mcube. Inauguration on 15 March, 5.30pm, exhibition till 21 March, Siddhartha Art Gallery, Babar Mahal Rivisited, (01)4218048,

Women’s exhibition, Nine Nepali artists get together for a group exhibition. Inauguration on 13 March, 3.30pm, exhibition till 30 April, Newa Chen Art Gallery, Kulimha, Kobahal, Patan, (01)5533532,



Falcha, Give yourself away to the twin pleasures of lemon jeera chicken and mutton handi kabab. Jhamsikhel, Lalitpur, 9851013475,

Caffe Italiano, The newly opened cafe in Pokhara is offering 20% discount on its Italian and continental menu, coffee and ice-cream. Naya Bazar, Pokhara, (061)538913

Fuji Bakery, Tucked in Chakupat, this bakery offers homemade goodies like apple pie, pain du chocolat, and banana cake. Chakupat, Lalitpur, (01)5543678,

Fire and Ice, For the best pizzas in town. Thamel, (01)4250210



Shangri-La Village Resort

Shangri-La Village Resort, Spend your weekend under the shadow of breathtaking mountain views, landscaped gardens, water bodies and a relaxing ambience. Gharipatan, Pokhara, (61)462222, (61)462222,,

Dwarika’s Resort, A holistic lifestyle retreat, drawing on ancient Himalayan knowledge and philosophy of care for nature and for oneself, set in magnificent natural surroundings. Dhulikhel, (11)490612,

Buddha Maya Gardens Hotel, Add value to your travel in Lumbini with a stay at probably the best hotel in the area. Lumbini, (71)580220, 9801033109,

Raniban Retreat, Situated at the other end of the Phewa Lake and nested inside Raniban forest and the World Peace Stupa, this retreat has one of the best views of the Annapurna range. Phewa Lake, Pokhara, (01)4411855,


Nepal Jazz Workshop

Nepal Jazz Workshop, An opportunity to attend jazz classes conducted by international virtuosos, bassist Margie Pos, pianist Jeremy Siskind and saxophonist Mariano Abello. Rs 1000 (KJC members), Rs 1500 (non-members), 18 to 20 March, Kathmandu Jazz Conservatory, Jhamsikhel, (01)5013554,,

Combos concert, KJC’s faculty trio, with Nepali guest musicians and students of the Nepal Jazz Workshop come together for a live jazz concert. Rs 3000, 20 March, 7pm, Moksh, Jhamsikhel, (01)5013554,,

Underside live, The metal band celebrates ‘Satan’s Night in Hell’. Rs 400 (pre-sale only), 28 March, 6pm, Club 25 Hours, Tangal, 9843664132

March of Pigs, Progressive rock metal band, Kamero pre-launches their debut album The Absence Paradox with friends, Tumbleweed Inc, Vomiting Snake, Social Nerve and Horny Monks. 28 March, Purple Haze Rock Bar, Thamel, 9803719781

The Immigrants live, With violin, accordion and clarinet in hand, this European trio promises a musical Friday. 13 March, 8pm, Base Camp, Arun Thapa Chowk, 9841226397,

A new beginning, Nepal's favourite rock band, 1974 AD performs its first concert after announcing a new line-up. 13 March, 7pm, Moksh, Jhamsikhel, (01)5528362

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