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NRITYA

Dance

Artist Statement

NRITYA, in the Indian dance vocabulary, means expressive dance. Expressing oneself through dance is an exhilarating experience which the artists try to communicate with their audience/students through performance. Myths and legends of India reach out to the students to introduce them to a new culture with its rich traditions while also identifying the shared commonalities. Through their performance, NRITYA aims to reinforce that the love and passion for dance is universal even if the language is different. To teach, motivate and inspire students to express themselves through dance and have fun while doing it is the life force of NRITYA.

Artist Bio

NRITYA features Indian Classical dancers, Lakshmi Swaminathan and Lavanya Thamire. Nritya, in the Indian dance vocabulary, means expressive dance. Expressing oneself through dance is an exhilarating experience which the artists try to communicate with students through performance. Myths and legends of India reach out to the students to introduce them to a new culture with its rich traditions while also identifying the shared commonalities. Through their performance, Nritya aims to reinforce that the love and passion for dance is universal even if the language is different.