Free Concert Series (Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre): Bharatanatyam Beat

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
November 3 novembre 2011
South Asian, Indian, Bharatanatyam

Fallen Rain

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
October 1-2 octobre 2011
Saturday | samedi
South Asian, Indian, Bharatanatyam

Various Artists

Gait to the Spirit: Festival of Indian Classical Dance

Performance | Spectacle

October 26-29 octobre 2012
South Asian, Indian, Bharatanatyam

Nrtyakalã (Menaka Thakkar's Academy of Classical Indian Dance)

Bharatanatyam Intensive

Workshop | Classe

Toronto ON
July 3-15 juillet 2012
South Asian, Indian, Bharatanatyam

Shakti Dance

Earth And Water

Performance | Spectacle

March 12-13 mars 2013
South Asian, Indian, Bharatanatyam

Feet First

Dancing Bells

Kathak dancers wear strings of small bells around each ankle. Young dancers begin with a smaller number of bells and gradually add more as they progress in their training.

Kalanidhi International Festival

Just around the corner in Toronto is the Kalanidhi International Festival 2013. This year, the festival’s artistic director Sudha Khandwani celebrates …

Festival des Traditions du Monde: Amrita Dance Creations

Earlier this summer at the Festival des Traditions du Monde in Sherbrooke, August 8th through 12th, Amrita Dance Creations presented Rhythms of India…

Savitha Sastry: Featured at Gait to the Spirit

Coming up in Vancouver, the third annual festival celebrating classical dance of India entitled Gait to the Spirit will be presented by Mandala …

inDANCE: In Conversation with CTV Morning Live

This video hails back to June 11th, when members of inDANCE spoke to CTV Morning Live prior to their show at the Canada Dance Festival, which ran June 9…


Sampradaya Dance Centre celebrates official opening

On June 20th, Sampradaya Dance Creations (SDC) celebrated the official opening of its new studio and theatre space, the Sampradaya…

Menaka Thakkar Dance Company: Sitayana

Coming up May 31st through June 2nd, Menaka Thakkar Dance Company presents Sitayana at Harbourfront Centre in Toronto. With direction and choreo…


Dancemakers Double Bill 

By Aubrey Reeves Story Dance Radio, Red and Yellow Nova Bhattacharya / Jacob Zimmer

Jacob & Nova was a program pairing new works by Jacob Zimmer and Nova Bhattacharya, two choreographers approaching contemporary dance from very different backgrounds.

Roger Sinha: Working with Winnipeg's Contemporary Dancers

Running December 1st through 4th in Winnipeg, Sinha, Lott & Browne is presented by Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers. The show features three premi…

inDANCE: Fallen Rain

Coming up October 1st and 2nd in Toronto, Hari Krishnan’s contemporary Indian dance company inDANCE presents the Canadian premiere of Fallen Rain

Kalamandalam Sreejaya: Bringing Bharatnatyam to Mississauga

On July 9th Sreejaya’s School of Classical Dance (SSCD) will commence classes in bharatnatyam at The Living Arts Centre in Mississauga. Director Kalam…


Charting His Course 

By Philip Szporer “Question de souffle et de vie” Roger Sinha

When it comes to celebrating a twentieth anniversary, what better way to usher in the milestone than a packed house of well-wishers?

Laya Bhava Dance Academy: Asamyutha Hastas

The March 2011 issue of The Dance Current print magazine includes an item about Indian classical dance moves, specifically the hastas (or mudras). Ther…

inDANCE: The King's Salon

Tomorrow at the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO), inDANCE presents The King’s Salon as part of the Maharaja exhibition. According to the gallery’s w…

Sampradaya Dance Creations: What is Classical?

On August 8th, Sampradaya Dance Creations will be featured at Harbourfront Centre’s World Routes festival in Toronto.