|April 19, 2015 Bangalore|
PRAVAHA 2015 Odissi Dance Festival a tribute to Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra) features performances - solo by Aruna Mohanty , duet by Argha Chatterjee (disciple of Sujata Mohpatra) and Arpita Venkatesh (disciple of Aloka Kanungo) and group by the Sanjali Dance Ensemble presented by Sanjali Centre for Odissi Dance, Bangalore.
At: Seva Sadan, 14th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bangalore at 6pm
Info: email@example.com / www.sanjalicentre.com
|May 3, 2015 NYC
Anita ratnam presents A MILLION SITAS. Through the lens of Sita, timeless icon of womanhood, Anita Ratnam, refracts and re-weaves the many strands of the majestic and sweeping Hindu epic The Ramayana. Five women are sketched…Manthara, Surpanakha,Mandodari, Ahalya and the eternal Sita, who holds them all together. One of India’s most celebrated dance-actors, Ratnam brings storytelling, theatre and dance to her rendering of Sita, who stands at the epicenter of this story of love, honour, courage, treachery and sacrifice. All shows are free and open to the public. Shows are appropriate for adults and children 12 years and older.
At: the historic Provincetown Playhouse at 133 MacDougal Street in Greenwich Village, (one block south of Washington Square Park), 3pm
Box office opens 1 hour before the show.
For more info: http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/music/edtheatre/programs/storytelling / 212-998-5867
|October 2 - 4, 2015 Birmingham, UK
NAVADISHA 2015 - New Dynamics in South Asian Dance @ mac, Birmingham, UK
A major British based international dance conference in partnership with Sampad - South Asian Arts, SADAA South Asian Dance Alliance and New Dimensions Arts Management, featuring young and established artists & commentators from around the UK, Europe, USA, Canada and Asia.
For more info: http://www.sampad.org.uk/special-projects/navadisha-international-dance-conference-2015/