Sunday, AUG 13 2017, 10:30AM
Pace University Performing Arts Studios, 140 William Street, New York, NY 10038
Indo-American Arts Council
Come experience some dance forms you may not have tried yet!
SATTRIYA from Assam, KALBELIA from Rajasthan, MOHINIYATTAM from Kerala And contemporary Indian dance.
Registration: 10:30am – 10:55am
The storytelling art of the monasteries of the northeast of India focused mainly on a love of Krishna and his love for Radha.
The workshop will give attendees a brief background on Sattriya, a 500 hundred year old living tradition, and its nuances. They will be introduced to ground exercises, which are used to prepare the body of a dancer. They will also be introduced to hastas and basic feet movements. They will end the program by learning a Krishna Vandana.