Ministry of Culture, High Commission of India & The Nehru Centre Present - An Evening of Indian Classical & Folk Dances of India
Timings: Monday 2 October, 6.30pm
As part of the India-UK Year of Culture 2017, we will be bringing some of the best exponents of Indian classical and folk dance forms to the UK in October. These include Chhau, Kathakali and Gotipua which will feature at the Independence Gala event on 4 October at the Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, London. All the three groups are specially sponsored by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India for India-UK Year of Culture 2017 to give performances in UK.
- Silpika Society of Culture –will present Gotipua and dances of Odisha
- Lasya Akademi of Mohiniyattam—will present Radha Madhavam,a blend of Kerala's two exotic dance forms Mohiniyattam and Kathakali.
- Nichuapada Uttarsahi Chhau Nrutya Pratisthan—Mayurbhanj Chhau dance from Odisha
Free Entry, All Welcome