Guruji was there for the first 7 years and the first awardee in 1995 was to legendary gotipua guru, Maguni Das, from his own Ragrajpur village.
19 Sep 2018 12:10 AM
Contemporary dance is free to draw on all forms of natural and codified movement.
04 Sep 2018 12:47 AM
Tripura Kashyap’s new book addresses the historical, theoretical, philosophical and practical considerations of contemporary dance in India.
20 Aug 2018 12:21 AM
“Contemporary dance”, as used generally, covers non-classical genres of performance art ranging from tacky to sublime.
07 Aug 2018 12:47 AM
Premieres of some of these choreographies will be showcased at the India Inter-national Centre, New Delhi on July 26th.
24 Jul 2018 12:07 AM
Re-envisioning and introspecting is critical to understand the ever-evolving medium of Indian classical dance.
10 Jul 2018 1:51 AM
I feel sorry for the dancers and their families who believe they are paying for more than stage practice in costume and makeup.
26 Jun 2018 2:05 AM
The neo-Vaisnavism of the Chaitanya era created the right environment for dance to become a vehicle of expression to reach the people.
12 Jun 2018 3:13 AM
Following the award ceremony, R.K. Dhingra presented his concept, light design and direction of Mehek-E-Tshq.
30 May 2018 4:55 AM
The fact that Holm did not impose a personal movement vocabulary did not mean she did not demand full body control along with awareness.
16 May 2018 1:18 AM
The union of Radha and Krishna in Jayadev’s Geeta Govinda uses sensuous love as a metaphor for the union of jivatma-paramatma.
02 May 2018 1:58 AM
We were privileged to enter a magical space where the iconic drawings and photographs of dance history came alive in a magical moment.
17 Apr 2018 1:02 AM
Mulk Raj Anand was perhaps the most influential person in Sunil’s development.
03 Apr 2018 12:56 AM
One great advantage of hearing an individual life story is the weaving in and out of the formative years of others whom we regard highly.
20 Mar 2018 1:02 AM
What seemed a straightforward way of explaining a few basics of this traditional performing art genre sparked a fair amount of excitement.
07 Mar 2018 2:42 AM
Jagran workshops with students, on site and in schools, have now become an annual feature.
20 Feb 2018 1:43 AM
Both amusing and heart rending, the supercilious recruiter dances out the inducements of glory and money to the naive young men.
07 Feb 2018 7:25 AM
Good lighting is just one of the integrated elements of the quite superb presentation of Odissi choreography by Srijan.
23 Jan 2018 1:11 AM
Every art communicates uniquely through its mode of expression and so dance goes beyond even making music or the word visible.
09 Jan 2018 12:55 AM
Since dance has been around as long as humans have moved on two feet, much has been said about it in recorded history.
26 Dec 2017 7:13 AM