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04.28.2017 | 9th American Natya Festival | $25 - $35

April 28, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
on 29th and 30th event will start earlier.

Categories: Dance


9th American Natya festival brings the best of Indian classical dances. This year, it is presenting Dance Dramas only. This is the very first time such an event is occurring in USA.

These are Romantic, Comedy, Tragedy, Spiritual, Historical and Contemporary dance production totally created by Indian artists in USA. Following are the productions presented in the festival

Subhadra Parinaya – A Romantic Dance drama
Geetha Govinda – Story of Radha – the eternal lover
AMRAPALI – The dancer and Buddha
Shakuntala – Forgotten love
Murugan – Story of 6 headed God
Shyaama – Tragedy of a courtesan
Dhruva – Son of Lion king
Krishna Parijatham – Heavenly Flower and Selfish Queen
Purandaradasa – Merchant turned Saint
Rama Eshwara – Knowledgeable evilness
Agni Kanya – A performance on Human Trafficking
Gandhi – Walk to liberty and equality

There will be a National level dance competition – American Natya Idol

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