“Ashta Darsanam” – Geeta Chandran exudes the ease of a pro Bharatnatyam dancer. This evening she essayed ashtanayika mostly through abhinaya on vocal rendition by Sudha Raghuraman.
Zuleikha, a perfomer from America, presented her take on storydancing. She either danced sort of Kathak-fusion to songs / music or narrated simple stories herself and danced along.
Contemporary dance performances by eight different artistes/groups, each bringing to the stage their own rendition imagination, script & interpretation of modern day dance
“Skilling India” has been the theme of India International Trade Fair, 2012. As of 2011, India has the second largest workforce in the world with a harmony of diverse skill sets.
Shri Ram Bhartiya Kala Kendra’s Ramayan is a dance drama representation of traditional Ramleela of India
Raja and Radha Reddy’s Kuchipudi Performance – Parampara Series 2012 – Natya Taringini Reviews: Maestros performed and audience were left spellbound. Raja & Radha Reddy’s performance opened the show. Most part of the show was performed along with students of their institute Nritya Tarangini. A part of Parampara series, the theme of all the Kuchipudi performances […]
Details: Sare Jahan Se Accha’ A two-day festival of Indian Classical Dance celebrating the spirit of India’s independence Venue: India Habitat Center Notes: Good but very long. Finished around 10.30 | For the first time it was four of us Sundeep, Shayon, Varun & Jitin
Details: Face to Face: A Bharatanatyam dance-theatre dialogue between Draupadi and Sita Venue: Chinmaya Mission Notes: A dance show depicting clashes in lives of Draupadi and Sita. Two different women, two different times and two different approaches towards life. But still the struggle of a woman remains the same.
Details: Rabindra Pranati – Closing ceremony of Indo-bangla joint celebrations to commemorate the 150th Birth Anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore Dhak, Baul Geet, Dui Pakhi Venue: Meghdoot Theatre, Coppernicus Marg Notes: Excellent
Details: Karna – Shriram Bharatiya Kala Kendra’s ‘Summer Ballet Festival 2012’ Venue: Kamani Notes: Good