Infinitely Curious

Seeking a Renaissance in San Francisco


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


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

Pandit Chitresh Das

The Traditions Engaged festival will be spotlighting senior Kathak artist and guru, Pandit Chitresh Das.  He will be performing the world premiere of , ‘Chhanda Bhava—The Moods of Rhythm,’ on … Continue reading

August 23, 2010 · 3 Comments

Kathak at Traditions Engaged

Below is the line up of Kathak performances at the Traditions Engaged festival.  Make sure you register for the event here: Registration!  To view a complete schedule of the artists, … Continue reading

August 23, 2010 · Leave a comment

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