Venue Details

128 Star Starred
Palace of Fine Arts Theatre
3301 Lyon Street San Francisco, CA 94123
415-567-6642
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17 reviews
57 stars
attended Mar 31 2011

Nrityagram Dance Ensemble performs dance based on Indian classical forms and based on sacred stories from India's Hindu literature. The dancing blends color, music, drama, story-telling and acrobatic movements of the dancers into a fluidly moving...continued

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attended Mar 31 2011

The show was very impressive and entertaining. Excellent!

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More Information

Website

http://www.ciis.edu/news_and_events/event_calendar/nrityagram.html

Quotes & Highlights

 The New Yorker listed Vibhakta from Pratima: Reflection as one of the 10 best dance performances of 2008.
Find out more about Nrityagram at their website.

Description

At Nrityagram dance village, dance is a way of life. The founder, Protima Gauri, an exquisite Odissi dancer herself, converted ten acres of farmland into an ideal setting for the study, practice and teaching of classical dance. As knowledge passes from guru to disciple, the continuity of the classical arts is ensured. The Nrityagram Dance Ensemble is regarded as one of the foremost dance companies in India. Since 1996, the year of their life-changing New York debut, they have toured the US annually and performed in Denmark, Portugal, the Middle-east, Singapore, Japan, and more.