Celebrating 400 years of Shakespeare

Government College Dramatic Club as a tribute to Shakespeare is presenting play Raees (an adaptation of play Macbeth) at Bukhari Auditorium GC University at 6 pm. The play will continue till tomorrow.

Poetry contest

1st All Pakistan Faiz Ahmed Faiz Poetry and Bait Bazi Contest 2016 at Government College University at 9 am.

UET Techno-Fest 16

The event will be held from 9 am to 12 noon daily till May 6. This event is filled with crazy sci-tech, fun filled modules and ceremonies that will blow your minds away.


KopyKats is staging writer Anwar Maqsood’s play 'Siachen' Alhamrah Hall II on Mall Road.


Group show of watercolours paintings by artists from Karachi, Lahore and other cities at Coopera Art Gallery at 70, Sharah-e-Quaid-e-Azam at 5pm.

Group show titled ‘Blossoms in spring’ at Oyster Art Gallery on MM Alam Road.

Solo show of paintings by Irfan Rehman at Hamail Art Gallery 67 C-1 MM Alam Road.

Group show of paintings ‘Between heaven and earth’ at 8 Arif Jan Road, Lahore Cantt.

n In coming days

ORO by MAHGUL S/S '16 Launch

Launch of ORO by MAHGUL with a one day only exhibition of luxury prêt-à-porter, ready to wear cottons and bespoke lawn prints at Mahgul Studio in Gulberg on May 7. A diversity of semi-formal Eastern and Western wear to retail and order. Price Range: Rs 3,000 to Rs 60,000.


Uzair Jaswal will be live in concert ‘Heal the burn’ at Alhamra Cultural Complex, Gaddafi Stadium on 6th of May from 4 pm to 6 pm. It is an open event for all. Entry is strictly on passes.

Cholistan Festival 2016

Lahore Arts Council and Cholistan Development Council of Pakistan is going to organize two-day “Cholistan Festival 2016” on May 6 to 7 from 5pm to 10pm. Cholistani music, dance, drama, art and craft will be presented and traditional food stalls will be set up.


A solo exhibition of paintings by Anila Zulfiqar at Humail Art Gallery at 11 am on May 6 to May 12 2016. 67-C/1, Off MM Alam Road, Gulberg III.

Lahore Readers Club

Lahore Readers Club monthly meeting to discuss Intizar Hussain's "The sea lies ahead" on Sunday, May 8th at 12:30 pm at Books n Beans N-52-53, Main Gurumangat Road, Gulberg II.

Art Competition

5 th Art Beat National Child Art Competition and Exhibitions at Alhamra Art Gallery, Mall Road on May 5 and 6

Café opening

Opening of Coldstone Creamery Café on May 13 from 7 pm to 9 pm at 22 T, Commercial Area Phase II, DHA.