Portraying male power through dance
By Express News Service | Published: 21st December 2013 10:33 AM |
Kartik Fine Arts, as part of its annual dance conference ‘Natya Darshan’ presents Purush: The Global Dancing Male, in association with Anita Ratnam and the Arangham Trust. The five-day festival will be on till December 22, 2013.
Purush has been created and curated by Anita Ratnam, the Artistic Director of the Arangham Trust. It has been co-curated by Prof Hari Krishnan (Professor of Dance, Wesleyan University, USA). Dedicated to exploring the space of the male dancer in India, the festival consists of a series of panel discussions, lectures and performances that will attempt to examine what it means to be a man in the world of dance.
One of the sessions will take place at the at Nageswara Rao Park on December 21 from 8 pm.
The Arangham Trust was founded by Anita Ratnam in 1992. It is a cultural foundation that seeks to explore, enrich and promote the performing and visual arts of India.
For details visit www.narthaki.com