From Mumbai, the renowned Kathak exponent Rajashree Shirke and her troupe were invited.
02 Mar 2020 2:56 AM
Several leading lights of Andhra had clamoured for the status of the Kuchipudi dance-drama form as a classical Indian dance form.
03 Feb 2020 6:10 AM
To attend the 39th Natya Kala Conference (NKC) at Krishna Gana Sabha (KGS) in Chennai was a privilege.
07 Jan 2020 2:13 AM
Way back in the years I was researching and working towards a PhD in dance I was a regular visitor to Madras in every December.
30 Dec 2019 8:17 AM
Every evening, invariably in order to showcase indigenous flowering of Odissi, there is one troupe presenting Odissi.
10 Dec 2019 5:40 AM
Shirin studied under the great maestro and went for further training in dance to Madame Menaka’s Nrityalayam dance institution at Khandala.
28 Nov 2019 7:29 AM
Madame Menaka was a legendary dancer, a contemporary of Uday Shankar, Ram Gopal, Rukmini Devi and Balasaraswati.
11 Nov 2019 5:34 AM
Born in Michigan in the US in 1896, as Esther Sherman, she had been deeply fascinated by Indian dancing from the age of eight.
15 Oct 2019 1:46 AM
There is always a buzz when it is announced that Beej and Sanjukta Wagh will be presenting a new work.
17 Sep 2019 1:16 AM
Chitrasena and Vajira will always be remembered for their work, forging links between tradition and contemporary dance.
26 Aug 2019 12:53 AM
Praveena received a scholarship to study architecture in the US. Nataraj also got admission in Chicago University.
13 Aug 2019 1:35 AM
On July 16th, the renowned dancer and choreographer Yog Sundar celebrated his 98th birthday in Delhi.
30 Jul 2019 1:34 AM
Watching these aesthetic presentations, one realises how Indonesia and India are so closely connected through these performing arts.
18 Jul 2019 10:44 PM
The proposed MOPA will go a long way in preserving our cultural heritage and the art of legendary dancers and musicians.
01 Jul 2019 6:37 AM
Some critics had observed in those days that her style was rather “masculine”.
17 Jun 2019 2:44 AM
The film was of a duration of 104 minutes without an interval and from the opening scene to the final one it engages the audience’s attention.
06 Jun 2019 12:23 AM
Translations of the Natyashastra have also appeared in Gujarati, Marathi and Hindi.
09 May 2019 12:31 AM
La Meri, whose real name was Russell Meriwether Hughes, was born in Louisville, Kentucky.
08 Apr 2019 11:21 PM
The message of the Gita and the various stories of the Mahabharat are part of one’s upbringing.
14 Mar 2019 7:32 AM
Born in December 1912, Krishna Rao took to dance seriously in 1939 and married U.K. Chandrabhaga Devi in February 1941.
26 Feb 2019 2:10 AM