August 13, 2016 NYC
IAAC presents ERASING BORDERS FESTIVAL OF INDIAN DANCE INDOORS featuring Sonia Sabri (Kathak), Cynthia Ling Lee (Contemporary, from a Kathak base), Sooraj Subramaniam (Contemporary, from a Bharatanatyam base), Revanta Sarabhai and Pooja Purohit (Contemporary, from a Bharatanatyam base), Eriko Sugimura (Contemporary, inspired by Bharatanatyam) and Rama Vaidyanathan (Bharatanatyam).
At: Schimmel Auditorium, Pace University, 3 Spruce Street, 7pm - 9pm
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August 13 - 20, 2016 India
The tenth batch of the Attakkalari Diploma in Movement Arts and Mixed Media will be graduating this August. The graduation performance will happen in three cities, starting with Bangalore on August 13th at Gurunanak Bhavan, then at the Music Academy in Chennai on 16th and finally at the Regional Theatre in Thrissur on 20th.

December 7 - 11, 2016 Mumbai
The 48th World Congress on Dance Research will be held in Mumbai. Organized by the Dadar-Mumbai Section of CID it will take place at the Sahara Star Hotel Mumbai Airport.

December 7 - 11, 2016 Mumbai
49th World Congress on Dance Research is on LINKING WORLDS THROUGH DANCE. The congress is open to all forms of dance: classical, ballet, modern, folk, ballroom, Oriental, tango, therapeutical, recreational, revival etc. The programme includes: scientific research reports (papers), lectures, workshops, video presentations, exhibitions, performances, informal evenings.
The Congress invites specialists in cultural studies, art historians, psychologists, sociologists, anthropologists, philosophers, theologists, medics, choreographers, dance teachers, dance therapists, dance film directors and other professionals. You can attend with or without a presentation. Hundreds of dance professionals from dozens of countries will attend.
The Congress is organized by the Dadar-Mumbai Section of the International Dance Council CID at UNESCO, the official organization for all forms of dance in all countries.
Inquiries and applications:
Contacts: President of Dadar-Mumbai Section CID: Lata Surendra, +91 982321 5486
Vice-President: Surendra S. Menon, +91 982322 4909, Nandlal Rele,  +91 982002 9289
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