Nayikas: Classical Indian Heroines in Odissi and Mohiniattam
featuring Sreyashi Dey and Priyadarshini Ghosh

Tuesday, April 10, 20187:30pm-8:30pm
East Quad Keene Theater, 701 E. University

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Indian classical dancers Sreyashi Dey and Priyadarshini Ghosh present an evening of dance in which they interpr

et classical texts and poetry through distinctive dance techniques, odissi and mohiniattam. Abhinaya, interpretive dance that narrates stories through intricate facial expressions and hand gestures, will be a highlight of the evening.

The format of the performance will include demonstrated explanations, dance performance and Q&A.


Free and open to the public. For more information, contact cwps.information@umich.edu

This event is co-sponsored by the University of Michigan Center for World Performance Studies and Akshara.