@BramptonLibrary: Celebrations of Kathak dance

Four Corners Branch, Brampton Library

65 Queen Street East

Brampton, ON

Dance

Intercultural

Library

Music

Performance

Kathak, Indian Classical Dance Form, which originated in northern India, represents one of the eight forms of Indian classical dance. Kathak has been enriched by the confluence of many cultures over the course of history. It embodies and reflects the dance characteristics of these cultures. Drama, emotion and dance technique comprise the three main aspects of Kathak. The elements of Kathak include linear and circular extensions of the body, controlled hand and body movements’, intricate and rhythmic footwork and fast pirouettes. These elements, when combined with a dancer’s exuberance and interpretation, make it a compelling and evocative form of dance expression.

This event is free.

Brampton Library

Mudra School of Dance

Fri Sep 25
Sat Sep 26
Sun Sep 27

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Organized by

Mudra School of Dance

Mudra School of Dance, Founded my Pooja Kulkarni, is based in Downtown Brampton was founded with a vision to provide a disciplined and structured training in Kathak Dance. Pooja, with over 20 years of Kathak training and more than 10 years of teaching experience believes in imparting her knowledge under the guru shishya parampara to help students develop poise, balance coordination, and aesthetic awareness that will benefit them in real life developing confidence, self esteem, and an appreciation for the culture. At Mudra School of Dance you will experience recreational as well as certificate course training in the North Indian Classical Dance form- Kathak- the Art of Story Telling.

This event is part of a hub:

@BramptonLibrary

Organized by Surita Dey

Culture Days @ the Library is a city-wide celebration of arts and culture taking place at all Brampton Library branches. Schedule for 2019 Culture Days are: o Friday, September 27- Local school students’ presentations in all library bra...

Location

65 Queen Street East

Brampton, ON

Downtown Brampton east to Main Street

Event Contact

Pooja Kulkarni

dancemudra@gmail.com

416-473-0323

Language

English

Accessibility

This event is wheelchair accessible.