Tag: Dance

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  • Bollywood movies get comicbook avatars

    Bollywood movies get comicbook avatars

    With an aim to engage and entertain Bollywood fans, Shemaroo Entertainment has released the comic books in English as well as Hindi.

    December 10, 2019
  • Celebrating their indomitable spirit

    Celebrating their indomitable spirit

    The book is a chronicle of the lives of three generations of unconventional women. Rahman leads the reader on, chapter by chapter, in an easy flowing informal manner stringing the whole story in one common thread.

    July 1, 2019
  • Dance and movement as a therapy for autistic children

    Dance and movement as a therapy for autistic children

    The effects of dance on our body and mind are immense – from improving your heart rate, muscle strength, balance and coordination, reducing depression to instantly boosting one’s mood, it does it all!

    June 26, 2019
  • Sangeet Natak Akademi Awards presented: Check out complete list

    Sangeet Natak Akademi Awards presented: Check out complete list

    As many as 42 artistes from different fields in five categories were awarded at the function

    February 7, 2019
  • INTERVIEW | I would have loved to choreograph Helen: Shiamak Davar

    INTERVIEW | I would have loved to choreograph Helen: Shiamak Davar

    The talented choreographer talked about his ‘One Year Programme’, the current trends of dancing, how he took to dancing and who he grew up idolising.

    December 7, 2018
  • Dance – An Unrivalled Remedy

    Dance – An Unrivalled Remedy

    Dance is one of the purest forms of self-expression, creativity and ingenuity.

    September 3, 2018
  • Malaika Arora excited to judge dance competition at IFFM

    Malaika Arora excited to judge dance competition at IFFM

    Actress Malaika Arora has been invited to judge a Bollywood dance competition at the ongoing Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM). Dance lovers from all over Australia are set to participate in the Telstra dance competition this year at the IFFM. Malaika is excited about judging the show. “Dance is an integral part of my …

    August 12, 2018
  • Absolute poetry in motion

    Absolute poetry in motion

    Young Odissi exponent Prachi Hota gave an exemplary account of herself by expertly depicting the nine rasas.

    July 28, 2018
  • Delving deep into aesthetics

    Delving deep into aesthetics

    Bharatnatyam gurus Shantha and VP Dhanajayan conducted an edifying workshop where intricate nuances of the dance form were expertly etched.

    June 9, 2018
  • Following in the master’s footsteps

    Following in the master’s footsteps

    Guru Thankamani Kutty’s seminal institution and its illustrious students gave connoisseurs much reason to cheer.

    May 19, 2018
  • Pushing the boundaries

    Pushing the boundaries

    In a bid to encourage young talents, Dance Drishtikon 10x10 and IIC’s Double Bill provided a platform to upcoming dancers. A review by Manjari Sinha.

    May 17, 2018
  • Laced with wondrous subtlety

    Laced with wondrous subtlety

    Legendary performers and their masterful creations were the order of the day at a few dance celebrations.

    March 31, 2018
  • Remarkable renditions

    Remarkable renditions

    Divya Trilogy conceptualised by Usha RK — a believer in “art for art, art for life and art for self” — was held on three consecutive days and showcased by Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan and Infosys Foundation. It was a cultural outreach programme held at Sardar Mahadeo Balwant Natu Sabhagriha in Pune. It was a Sucheta …

    March 17, 2018
  • ‘The experience of living is what dance is’

    ‘The experience of living is what dance is’

    As she starts to talk about what dance means to her and how she sees the world of movement, veteran dancer Daksha Sheth’s eyes sparkle. At 66, Sheth has already been dancing more than 50 years. First being introduced to dance through Kathak, she learnt the classical dance form from Kumudini Lakhia. After 20 years …

    March 11, 2018
  • Dance of Depravity

    Dance of Depravity

    Education has hit the reefs once more. The terrible ordeal of one of the worst crimes has roiled the search for learning again and with a frequency that is direly sickening for a city that flaunts its progressive and libertarian credentials. Less than three months after a four-year-old lower primary student was molested in Kolkata’s …

    February 15, 2018
  • Ode to a Guru

    Ode to a Guru

    Debadhara Delhi recently presented the 10th Guru Debaprasad Nrutya Parampara in fond memory of the late Guru at the India International Centre.

    December 20, 2017
  • Avika gor shares how dance helps her

    Avika gor shares how dance helps her

    Actress Avika Gor considers dance to be a great way to express herself. “Dance helps me to express my moods. If I am sad, I let it all out through dancing and express myself to the fullest. It helps me to heal,” Avika said in a statement. The Balika Vadhu actress finds dancing refreshing. “Dance elevates …

    December 18, 2017