DANCES OF INDIA: 2006 - 2008
Our biggest achievement has been the National Tour of ‘Dances of India’ production.
Produced by Subrang Arts, Music Direction by Ashit Desai, Narration by Harish Bhimani, Artistic Direction by Harsha Amin.
This production involved a troupe of 80 participants ranging from the ages of ten to fifty year olds. A colourful extravaganza of folk dances from the various regions of India, this production has been successfully staged at
Fairfield Halls - Croydon
Arthur Cottrell Theatre - Kingston
Patidar Community Hall - Wembley
Ilfod Town Centrer - Ilford
Troxy Theatre - East London
Horniman Museum, London Mela
The Hawth Theatre - Crawley
‘SITAR FESTIVAL’ - May 2007
A festival of music in collaboration with Victoria and Albert Museum, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan and Horniman Museum - celebrating the works of the four legends of Sitar – Pandit Ravi Shanker, Ustad Vilayat Khan, Pandit Nikhil Banerjee and Ustad Abdul Haleem Jaffer Khan. A two day event featuring live performances, workshops, lecture/demonstrations by students of these four stalwarts like Pandit Kushal Das, Viram Jasani, Shubhendra Rao, Partho Bose, Sanjay Guha, Padmaker Mishra. The festival also featured table artists like Sanju Sahai, Kousic Sen, Rajkumar Mishra, Biplab Bhattacharya.