Feature: Svapnagata Festival 2009

Friday 30 October 2009

Aditi Mangaldas & Priyadarshini Govind – 21 November
An evening of short works from kathak dancer Aditi Mangaldas and bharatanatyam dancer Priyadarshini Govind. This evening juxtaposes the two great Indian classical dance forms of the North and the South.

Shantala Shivalingappa, Shiva Ganga – 23 November
A solo evening of kuchipudi dance accompanied by a traditional, live orchestra comprising singing, flute, veena and percussion.

Meaning ‘dreaming’ in Sanskrit, Svapnagata is a unique two-week festival of Indian music and dance curated by two multi award-winning artists – dancer and choreographer Akram Khan and composer Nitin Sawhney.

Catch Svapnagata in London at Sadler’s Wells, 16-28 November Info & Online booking

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