Kathak Convention

Nrityanjali (Founder/Artistic Director—Ashoka Rao, Serving Kathak enthusiastic of Michigan since 1989)
Presents The First

Kathak Convention

August 19, 2017 | 8:00 am—5:00 pm

Flint Institute of Music, Location: 1025 E Kearsley St, Flint, MI 48503

 

To Provide a forum for the convocation of Kathak teaches and choreographers, where both experts and students alike can come together to appreciate, debate and learn about.
Kathak style of dance. This will enhance knowledge of non-dancers to be able to “Appreciate Kathak”


Lecture/Demonstration Sessions presented by experts Teachers
• History of Kathak and Kathak in Modern times
• Taal Ke Das Pran (Ten Breaths of Rhythm) Kathak exponent & Gold Medalist , Guru Rachana Agrawal, Disciple of Smt. Maya Rao, Guru Rajendra Gangani
• Abhinay, Expressional Dance Founder and Artistic Director of Nrityanjali, Disciple of Pundit Arjun Mishra (disciple of Padmavibhushan Shri Birju Maharaj), Guru Bhimraj Shankar of Jaipur Gharana and Special training under Padmavibhushan , Shri Lachhu Maharaj
• Significance of Music in Indian Classical Dance (A special contribution by Smt. Sudha Chandrashekhar, World renowned Bharatanatyam Guru, Founder/ Artistic Director of Nritya Sudha) Concluding with “Grandeur of Kathak “
(Thrilling Performance by Nrityanjali Students)

 

Advance Registration $75 only, at the door $100
Registration starts at 8—9 am
Breakfast and Lunch are included

Make checks payable to Nrityanjali and mail to:
Nrityanjali, 2508 Nandi Hill Trail, Swartz Creek, MI 48473
E-mail: Nrityanjali.flint@gmail.com

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