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Seeking a Renaissance in San Francisco

‘Darbar’

In preparation for the world premiere of Pandit Chitresh Das’ new work: ‘Darbar,’ coming up on March 15-18, 2012, I will be posting a 3-part series surrounding the production. The following excerpt is … Continue reading

January 2, 2012 · 4 Comments

Margo Mortiz

I recently came across, photographer Margo Mortiz, and her work through my Kathak school – Chhandam School of Kathak.  Her work spans across various genres: people, fashion, dance, and yoga, to … Continue reading

January 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

World Premiere of ‘Darbar’

The Chitresh Das Dance Company (CDDC) is partnering with the prestigious Asian Art Museum (AAM) of San Francisco to present CDDC’s Home Season and the world premiere of Pandit Chitresh Das’ new work: ‘Darbar.‘ … Continue reading

January 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Chhandam’s Ramayana

In May 2009, students from the Chhandam School of Kathak premiered the age old Hindu Epic, the Ramayana.  Choreographed, composed, and directed by Pandit Chitresh Das, Chhandam’s Kathak interpretation of … Continue reading

February 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

UPAJ

March 18, 2011 will mark an exciting day – the world premiere of the long awaited documentary, UPAJ.  Directed by Hoku Uchiyama and produced by Rina Mehta and Antara Bhardwaj, the … Continue reading

February 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

Mehfil Series: An evening of Kathak

As you may know, Kathak (North-Indian Classical dance) comes from the word Katha, meaning ‘to tell stories’ – and a Kathaka, is a ‘story-teller.’  Traditionally a solo art form, Kathak was … Continue reading

February 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

Traditions Engaged this weekend!

The much anticipated Traditions Engaged festival is here!  Starting Friday, Oct. 1, the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts will be filled with over 60 artists, ready to present their … Continue reading

September 29, 2010 · Leave a comment

Priyanjali Dancers Perform on 9/11

On September 11, 2010, Priyanjali Dance performed a production of “Navarasas” at CounterPULSE studio in San Francisco, CA.  The performance was in benefit of the charity, Artists for World Peace.  … Continue reading

September 24, 2010 · Leave a comment

Nine years, Nine emotions

On September 11, 2010, Priyanjali Dance performed a production of “Navarasas” at CounterPULSE studio in San Francisco, CA.  The performance was in benefit of the charity, Artists for World Peace.  … Continue reading

September 24, 2010 · Leave a comment

Navarasas by Priyanjali Dance

On September 11, 2010, Priyanjali Dance performed a production of “Navarasas” at CounterPULSE studio in San Francisco, CA.  The performance was in benefit of the charity, Artists for World Peace. … Continue reading

September 24, 2010 · Leave a comment

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