Thursday, July 22, 2010


Malabika Guha specializes in the whirling, stamping style of dance popular in Northern India, but her Kalamandir Dance Company will perform a contemporary fusion piece that blends elements of classic Indian dance forms this weekend. Her choreographic influences range from ballet to capoeira and flamenco!

Kalamandir Dance Co. presents Earth, based on Rabindranath Tagore's poem Prithibhi ("Accept my homage Earth, as I make my last obeisance of the day..."), narrated by William Metzo, with music by Tarit Bhattacharya & Company, choreography by Malabika Guha and the dancers of Kalamandir Dance Company and directed by Malabika Guha. Dancers: Ariana (Ria) Dasgupta, Jamuna Dasi, Brinda Guha, Donia Salem.

The program begins at 3 PM sharp. Prithibhi, the second program in the lineup, will begin 4:30 PM.
The program includes live music and a play by Epic Actors' Workshop of NJ.

Saturday July 24, 2010
3–7 PM

George St. Playhouse
9 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick

Call 732.397.3619, or e-mail for tickets!
Tickets are $25 general admission, including an Indian dinner.