October 1 - 11, 2014 India
In October, the British Council presents IMPULSE 2 featuring FORCES OF NATURE by Scottish Dance Theatre, Scotland’s national contemporary dance company. The Repertoire for India Tour includes WINTER, AGAIN by Jo Strømgren, REVELATOR choreographed by Ruth Janssen, IN THIS STORM by Henri Oguike.
Under the direction of choreographer Fleur Darkin, the company produces dance that is driven by artistic inquiry and a contemporary response to engaging audiences. Scottish Dance Theatre commissions accomplished choreographers from all over the world to put the dancing body at the centre of artistic innovation. The company collaborates with musicians, designers, theatre-makers and visual artists to produce dance of the highest quality.The performances will be held in Chennai, Bengaluru, Delhi and Kolkata. 
Info: www.britishcouncil.in/scottish-dance-theatre

October 12, 2014 Bangalore
 
The Sanjali Dance Ensemble present an Odissi performance at THARANG UTSAV
At: ADA Rangmandira, JC Road, Bangalore, 6pm
Info: sanjali.odissi@gmail.com / www.sanjalicentre.com

October 14, 2014 Chennai
Kalasagar Kavalappara will be observing GURUSMARANADINAM in memory of its founder Kalamandalam Krishnankutty Poduval.  Gurus prof. C V Chandrasekhar and T V Sankaranarayanan will be honored on this occasion. Kalamandalam Maya Vinayan and Pothiyil Narayana Chakyar perform.
At: Narada Gana Sabha, 5.30pm
Contact Rajan Poduval: 92824 49995 / kalasaagar@gmail.com

October 15, 2014 Kolkata
Sparsh studio for performing arts presents its annual show where the students showcase Odissi, Kathakali, Manipuri, ballet, hip-hop, Indian and western contemporary dance forms.
At: ICCR Auditorium, Kolkata, 7pm onwards.
Info: suman.sarawgi@gmail.com / www.sumansarawgi.com

October 19 & 22, 2014 UK
 
Schedule for Kalasagara UK
- 19th Oct: Students perform for ‘InSpotlight’ at Cockpit Theater, in Central London.
- 22nd Oct: Students perform for South Weald Ladies Fellowship, Havering, UK
Info: 07899 844869 / u_raghavan@yahoo.com / www.usharaghavan.com

October 24 & 26, 2014 Guwahati & Delhi
BRAHMAKALPA - THE ETERNAL UNIVERSE, a unique Bharatanatyam production choreographed and produced by Rama Vaidyanathan and Ajith Dass. Building on texts from the Vedas, Manusmriti, Sangam poetry, modern scientific theories and using the vast vocabulary of Bharatanatyam, Brahmakalpa - the Eternal Universe endeavours to tell the story of the universe based on ancient Sanskrit works as well as scientific truths. Conceived, choreographed and performed by dance exponents Rama Vaidyanathan and Ajith Bhaskaran Dass, this performance also features four dancers and musicians from India and Malaysia. Featured performers: Dakshina Vaidyanathan, Uma Govind, Vijayan Veeryen and Parthiben Sethu
- 24 October, Guwahati
- 26 October, Kamani Auditorium, Delhi
Info: vaidyanathan.rama@gmail.com / www.ramavaidyanathan.com

October 28, 2014 Mumbai
Dr. Padmaja Suresh gives a performance based on book- Tantra the Science and Natya the Art at 6.30pm, Sandeepani, Chinmaya Mission Headquarters, Powai, Mumbai
Info: padmajasuresh@hotmail.com

November 1 - 21, 2014 India

The British Council’s IMPULSE 2 concludes with THE BLACK ALBUM by Avant Garde Dance, a London based company pushing the boundaries of hip-hop and contemporary dance. Their dynamic performances have musicality at their core and explore a myriad of styles, themes and media. Their mantra ‘Innovate Never Replicate’ is evident throughout their portfolio of work, and led by Artistic Director Tony Adigun they are committed to producing artistic work that is entertaining and challenging. The performances will be held in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru and Chennai.
Info: www.britishcouncil.in/avant-garde

November 15, 2014 Chennai
Dr. Padmaja Suresh gives a lecture demonstration at The Kuppuswami Sastri Research Institute, 84, Thiru Vi Ka Road, Mylapore, Chennai 600004, 6pm.
Info: padmajasuresh@hotmail.com

November 16, 2014 Ruislip, UK

Usha Raghavan’s Kalasagara UK’s Annual Day celebrations at Winston Churchill hall, Ruislip – a gala dance performance by about 75 students.
Info: 07899 844869 / u_raghavan@yahoo.com / www.usharaghavan.com

November 21 & 22, 2014 New Delhi
EK ANANT: “Revisiting the Solo” : a two day festival on solo choreographies in various classical styles, presenting performative and educative aspects of solo choreographies,  through lectures, audio- visuals and commentaries, the lives of legendary gurus: a journey into their art-bound lives and how their deep understanding of life and a formidable knowledge of dance, music and literature shaped their choreographic works, curated and presented by Priya Venkataraman and Shagun Butani. The primary aim of EK ANANT is to establish a venue and platform for solo in the capital. This festival will be held on two consecutive days and mounted in collaboration with the India International Centre and will attempt to give Delhi a much needed platform to present traditional dance at its pristine best, to exhibit artistes who are doing commendable work in exploring and presenting memorable performances, that are inherent to timeless works of art. It is sponsored by Sudhaaya Foundation & Kalakriti Foundation for the Arts.
From 10am to 8:30pm at the India International Centre, 40, Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi. 
Free by invitation available at Sudhaaya Dance Foundation, A 5/19, DLF City Phase 1, Gurgaon Ph: 9899085575 & IIC, 40 Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi Ph: 24609322.

December 6, 2014 London

Jayashree Sundaresan’s performance with live orchestra at the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan auditorium, London, for raising funds for Samantha Dixon brain tumour trust and cancer research, UK.
Info: 07899 844869 / u_raghavan@yahoo.com / www.usharaghavan.com

December 7 - 14, 2014 Spain
Following the release of his new album IMPRO, Ferran Savall and dancer Shantala Shivalingappa, long-standing friends and collaborators, create a new program together. Accompanied by four musical accomplices, they explore and play with music and movement.
December 7 – Girona, December 12, 13 and 14, Barcelona
Info: doussot.hikari@gmail.com

December 8 - 28, 2014 Canary Islands
3rd International Interdisciplinary NO BORDERS project in collaboration with & supported by Teatro Guimera and Ayuntamiento de Arafo
From 8th – 28th December 2014 at Canary Islands – Tenerife – Spain
Performance │Dance │ Visual Arts │ Spirituality
Fees: 670 Euros for international applicants
600 Euros for Indian, Thai, Malaysian, Indonesian, Philippine, Chinese, African
Fee includes accommodation and 3 meals/weekdays
Scholarships are available for people with financial difficulties. Specify reasons in the motivation letter.
Facilitated & Organized by: Vangelis Legakis
Coordinated by: Acerina Amador
Teachers: Vangelis Legakis, Acerina Amador, Goran Bogdanovski,
Sandra Dorem, Bibiana Crespo, Camila Cavieres
Accommodation: manantialdetara.org  /Theater Performance: www.teatroguimera.es 
Exhibition Hall: www.arafo.es
The 2nd project in 2013 was created in China – Xiamen supported by and in collaboration with
Xiamen University, Xiamen Kendo-Yishan & Massbox Art Camp
The 1st project in 2012 was created in Thailand, Chiang Mai Supported by and in collaboration with Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai Dramatic College and The Yoga Tree
Send your CV and a motivation letter latest by 3rd November 2014
Info: prasadevangelos.wix.com/iinbproject

December 19 - 21, 2014 Chennai
Kartik Fine Arts presents LOTUSES BLOSSOM: THE CREATIVE PROCESS, conference / performance conclave. Curator & Convener: Malavika Sarukkai
Morning sessions: 9.30am to 12.30pm, evening sessions: 5pm to 8pm
Venue: Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore

February 6 - 15, 2015 Bangalore
The next edition of the ATTAKKALARI INDIA BIENNIAL, South Asia's largest international contemporary dance and digital arts festival, will be held from 6th to 15th February 2015. This edition of the Biennial is conceived around the theme DANCE CONNECT and true to this idea, will strive to foster new connections in producing, presenting and receiving contemporary dance locally and globally. Over the last six editions, the Attakkalari India Biennial has managed to develop audiences for Contemporary Dance throughout South Asia through its many strategic and imaginative initiatives and interventions.
Held over 10 days in multiple venues across Bangalore with satellite events in other cities in South Asia, the Attakkalari India Biennial, apart from the Main Stage performances, will also include the Emerging South Asia Platform, Seminars, Colloquia and Meet the Artist sessions, a residency on Writing on Dance, Master Classes and FACETS the international choreography residency.
For more details, and if you would like to support, participate, intern with or volunteer, write to atattakkalari.biennial@gmail.com 
www.attakkalari.org

February 19 - 23, 2015 Konark, Odisha
Guru Gangadhar Pradhan Foundation presents the 30th edition of the KONARK DANCE AND MUSIC FESTIVAL.
At: Open air theatre, Konark Natya Mandap, 7pm daily
Info: (06758) - 236835 / + 91 9937008022 / konarknatyamandap@yahoo.com

July 2 - 5, 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: www.sampad.org.uk/news/a-date-for-your-diary-navadisha-international-danc/