NCPA Nakshatra Kathak Bollywood /Saswati Sen
September 26, 6:30 pm
Kathak by Saswati Sen & Troupe
Presenting Bollywood Choreographies of Birju Maharaj
As the foremost disciple of Birju Maharaj, Saswati Sen is known for the way she has integrated the sacredness of a tradition with the creativeness of a contemporary approach in Kathak. Today, Sen is regarded as an artist with immense versatility, and as one of the best exponents of the famed Lucknow Gharana. She teaches and performs with her guru Birju Maharaj in his institute, Kalashram. Sen has conducted workshops and master classes around the world, including remote locales of India. She has also created several popular events – such as the ‘Walk for Art’ in Delhi and Mumbai, camps in music-dance-painting, and panel discussions with teachers and performers sharing their experiences. She has choreographed several group compositions and dance-dramas.
An NCPA Presentation
Late entry will not be permitted.