Comedy and the couch

first_imgGet ready for a laughter ride as the Capital is going to some great events this weekend. A English comedy play,  California Suite directed by Vishesh Arora will be tickling you. The comedy is composed of three playlets set in Suite 203-04, which consists of a living room and an adjoining bedroom with an ensuite bath, in The Beverly Hills Hotel. Conservative middle-aged businessman Marvin Michaels is the visitor from Philadelphia, who awakens to discover a prostitute named Bunny unconscious in his bed after consuming a bottle of vodka. With his wife Millie on her way up to the suite, he must find a way to conceal all traces of his uncharacteristic indiscretion. Also Read – ‘Playing Jojo was emotionally exhausting’The visitors from London are British actress Diana Nichols, a first-time nominee for the Academy Award for best actress, and her husband Sidney, a once-closeted antique dealer who increasingly has become indiscreet about his sexual orientation. The Oscar is an honor that could jumpstart her faltering career, although Diana knows she doesn’t have a chance of winning. She is in deep denial about the true nature of her marriage of convenience, and as she prepares for her moment in the spotlight, her mood fluctuates from hope to panic to despair. Also Read – Leslie doing new comedy special with NetflixThe visitors from Chicago are two affluent couples who are best friends. Stu Franklyn and his wife Gert and Mort Hollender and his wife Beth are taking a much-needed vacation together. Things begin to unravel quickly when Beth is hurt during a mixed doubles tennis match and Mort accuses Stu of having caused her injury by lobbing the ball.The second event is The Quicky Jar – a standup comedy based on collective that produces a Monday Morning Quickie podcast and live stand-up shows. The show features comedians-Vikramjit Singh, Abhishek Upmanyu, Madhvendra Singh,Denny George,Rohan Desai. So plan your weekend evening and book your ticket soon.Where: Akshara Theatre, Connaught PalceWhen: 28 JuneTiming: 5.30 pm, 7 pm, 8.30 pmlast_img read more

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Smartly style up your v

first_imgBoyfriend jeans is one fashion trend that effortlessly blur the lines between classy and funky. A far cry from conventional skinny jeans, these jeans are versatile and can look ultra glamorous with almost everything – from a cool tee, to a shirt, to even a sharp blazer! So, join the fashion bandwagon now. Experts list some ways to team it right.Basically cool: Is there anything a plain white-tee cannot fix? When in a dilemma over how to style your boyfriend jeans, it can’t get simpler than the white tee! A white t-shirt and boyfriend jeans are now considered a classic, and the powerful duo promise no room for failure! Just reach for these two when you’re running late in the morning. Class up the act further in a pair of comfy pumps. Also Read – Add new books to your shelfEarn your stripes: The denim and stripe combination always works. For a striped ensemble that’s aesthetically pleasing, a rugged pair of boyfriend jeans for women does the trick. Whether it’s a t-shirt or a shirt, those nautical stripes always manage to rub off its classy streak, and your BF jeans are no exception! Heading to a brunch or just another casual Friday? Put on some red lipstick for an instant pop of colour and wield out those tan accessories for a finishing touch. Also Read – Over 2 hours screen time daily will make your kids impulsiveMatch perfect with double denim: The double denim trend is here to stay! And, with boyfriend jeans for women, the cool quotient only goes up several notches. There are opportunities galore when it comes to experimenting with this look. A bold black tee, a baseball cap, white sneakers, or bold red lipstick, rope in a statement element to match up to your statement look!The good crop: Boyfriend jeans for women can look beautifully feminine and chic too. Trust the dainty crop top to work wonders. Give it a cheerful vibe with colourful oxfords or leave it up to a pair of stilettos and a clutch for that extra touch of refinement. It gets better with a blazer: Blazers; the epitome of formal dressing and elegance. But how well will the poised blazer go with the carefree, baggy boyfriend jeans for girls? Turns out the combination is a hit! Try it out at office and get a nod of approval for your out-of-the-box fashion sense!Sport a borrowed-from-the-boys ease with a boxy tee and slip-on shoes, a forever favoriteAdd a feminine twist to your oversized boyfriend jeans by pairing it with a button down ruffle sleeve top and stilettosRoll up your boyfriend jeans at the cuffs and pair with ankle boots for an edgy lookGet a super casual look by pairing with a striped crop top and sneakers.last_img read more

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