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Britain to celebrate Paralympics with disabled festival


August 22nd, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 22 (IANS) Opening of the Paralympic Games will be celebrated in Britain with various performances and artwork.The unlimited programme, bringing together 200 artists from across the United Kingdom, ... Read more...

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From streets to stage: Living, breathing and dancing Tagore


May 1st, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Poet Rabindranath Tagore, who was often derided as "elitist" by a section of ultra-Left intellectuals during his time, is bridging the class divide in a ... Read more...

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Mallika Sarabhai’s new choreography finds Tagore through his women


March 28th, 2012 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) The spirit of Rabindranath Tagore lived in the women he loved at different times in his life - Kadambari Devi, the companion of his youth, ... Read more...

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Play about UAE enthrals Los Angeles


July 26th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 26 (IANS/WAM) A play about the United Arab Emirates (UAE) - titled "Zayed and the Dream" - has drawn huge crowds in Los Angeles.The play depicts the ... Read more...

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Get glimpses of Tagore family fashion, art


May 4th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) A showcase of the rich sartorial tradition of Rabindranath Tagore's family in Jorasanko and a display of the digital print of his art works will ... Read more...

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Malaysian artist to perform Odissi dance in US


March 15th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, March 15 (IANS) After weaving a magical spell over Indian audiences, a Malaysian Odissi dancer and his troupe will depict images of the Shaivite and Tantric traditions in ... Read more...

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Indian cultural fest enthrals Dhaka


November 28th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 28 (IANS) Noted Hindustani classical singer Rita Ganguly enthralled the audience at the launch of a week-long Indian cultural festival - called "Ananda Jagya" - in the Bangladesh capital.The ... Read more...

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Traditional Norwegian theatre akin to Kathakali: Director


November 28th, 2010 - 9:39 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The traditional musical theatre of Norway has a lot in common with the ancient Kathakali dance theatre of India, says Lars Oyno, the Oslo-based director ... Read more...

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Lessing, Shakespeare, Blake in dance-theatre on Commonwealth stage


October 12th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Foreign literature met Indian performing arts in a creative mix on the cultural stage of the Commonwealth Games 2010.Noted dancer Navtej Singh Johar interpreted Nobel ... Read more...

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A breathtaking performance by the ‘Ability Unlimited Foundation (AUF)’


September 21st, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Impaired Girls and Physically Challenged Boys have given a thrilling performance on wheels to celebrate the spirit of common wealth games, which has made the viewers ... Read more...

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Emirati play enthrals London


August 2nd, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS/WAM) A musical play - "Zayed and the Dream" - with performances by over 100 artistes from China, Spain, Ukraine and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), enthralled audiences at ... Read more...

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London to host Emirati musical play


July 29th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 29 (IANS/WAM) A musical play - "Zayed and the Dream" - with performances by over 100 artistes from China, Spain, Ukraine and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will be ... Read more...

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Oriyas in America ready for 40th convention


June 3rd, 2009 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
By Jatindra Dash Bhubaneswar, June 3 (IANS) Art, dance, theatre and other facets of Oriya culture will be in full play at the 40th convention of the Orissa Society of the Americas (OSA) ... Read more...

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A fusion of Indian classical dance heads to Malaysia


April 6th, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, April 6 (IANS) Malaysia's classical dance guru Ramli Ibrahim has tied up with Australia-based Bharatnatyam and Kuchipudi exponent Anandvalli to stage a dance performance that sheds new light on Indian ... Read more...

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Odissi now in 21st century, international avatar


June 1st, 2008 - 6:16 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, June 1 (IANS) Kuala Lumpur is celebrating Odissi, an Indian classical dance form, with Malaysians interpreting it in multi-media formats while retaining its essence. Galeri Petronas, in collaboration with Sutra ... Read more...

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Malaysia to host global Odissi dance fest


May 2nd, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, May 2 (IANS) Malaysia will host a month-long Odissi dance festival from May 21 showcasing artists and scholars of the dance form from home and across the world. Bijayini Satpathy, ... Read more...

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