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Sharon Lowen

India looks to address the fine lines around #MeToo in dance

Individuals may need someone to go to for advice as well as steps to deal with problems.

19 Feb 2019 12:22 AM

A dance performance that asks, ‘How fictitious is a border actually?’

Boundaries and borders are front and centre in our own lives as well as for countless refugees.

11 Dec 2018 12:15 AM

Skilled dance teacher Richard Chen See offers Indians a chance to learn

Richard was fortunate to be born in the era when classical and modern dance animosity was ending.

27 Nov 2018 12:56 AM

Dancing into eternity: Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra

Much has already been written about him and many of the images captured by dance photographer Avinash Pasricha have become iconic.

05 Nov 2018 4:52 AM

Festival feast from the Northeast

The icing on the cake will the traditional and fusion cuisine Manipuri, Khasi, Assamese, Naga and Sikkimese dinners.

16 Oct 2018 2:08 AM

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Manipuri dance from Manipur, Assam and Tripura

The origins of Bishnupriya Manipuris cover quite a gamut of theories.

09 Oct 2018 12:11 AM

GKCM Award Festival: Creating awareness about performing arts

Guruji was there for the first 7 years and the first awardee in 1995 was to legendary gotipua guru, Maguni Das, from his own Ragrajpur village.

19 Sep 2018 12:10 AM

Belly dance inspired by contemporary dance

Contemporary dance is free to draw on all forms of natural and codified movement.

04 Sep 2018 12:47 AM

Dance therapy: An idea whose time has come

Tripura Kashyap’s new book addresses the historical, theoretical, philosophical and practical considerations of contemporary dance in India.

20 Aug 2018 12:21 AM

Shades of contemporary dance

“Contemporary dance”, as used generally, covers non-classical genres of performance art ranging from tacky to sublime.

07 Aug 2018 12:47 AM

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Creating choreography: Continuity and change

Premieres of some of these choreographies will be showcased at the India Inter-national Centre, New Delhi on July 26th.

24 Jul 2018 12:07 AM

Looking back to move forward

Re-envisioning and introspecting is critical to understand the ever-evolving medium of Indian classical dance.

10 Jul 2018 1:51 AM

To pay or not to pay for dance

I feel sorry for the dancers and their families who believe they are paying for more than stage practice in costume and makeup.

26 Jun 2018 2:05 AM

Connecting the dots between Chhau, Odissi & Gotipua dance

The neo-Vaisnavism of the Chaitanya era created the right environment for dance to become a vehicle of expression to reach the people.

12 Jun 2018 3:13 AM

Lighting up the lives of theatre directors and dancers

Following the award ceremony, R.K. Dhingra presented his concept, light design and direction of Mehek-E-Tshq.

30 May 2018 4:55 AM

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Hanya Holm: One of the ‘Big Four’ founders of American modern dance

The fact that Holm did not impose a personal movement vocabulary did not mean she did not demand full body control along with awareness.

16 May 2018 1:18 AM

Geeta Govinda’s pathway from earthly to divine love

The union of Radha and Krishna in Jayadev’s Geeta Govinda uses sensuous love as a metaphor for the union of jivatma-paramatma.

02 May 2018 1:58 AM

A breathtaking reconstruction of The Afternoon of a Faun

We were privileged to enter a magical space where the iconic drawings and photographs of dance history came alive in a magical moment.

17 Apr 2018 1:02 AM

Bridging the gap between artistes and the common man

Mulk Raj Anand was perhaps the most influential person in Sunil’s development.

03 Apr 2018 12:56 AM

Three incredible journeys

One great advantage of hearing an individual life story is the weaving in and out of the formative years of others whom we regard highly.

20 Mar 2018 1:02 AM

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