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WORKSHOP WITH PARIJAT DESAI
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CONTEMPORARY INDIAN DANCE

~for movers new to Indian classical dance
~for Indian dancers wanting to get back in touch

This workshop offers a contemporary approach to Indian classical dance (bharata natyam): Moving to an eclectic mix of Indian music, we begin with a yoga-based warm-up, followed by basic exercises of bharata natyam, traveling steps, and a dance combination. We’ll focus on principles of this form, including its sculpturesque body lines and rhythmic footwork.

Sundays: July 13, 20, 27 and August 3
Time: 4:00-5:30pm

Location: Raízes do Brasil Capoeira Brooklyn
www.capoeirabrooklyn.com
347 Flatbush Avenue at Park Place, 2nd Floor
Q to 7th Avenue | 2/3 to Grand Army Plaza Station

Studio opens 15 minutes prior to class. Please arrive a few minutes early to sign in/change. Attire: Comfortable exercise pants, close-fitting shirt.

CLASS SIZE LIMITED ~ PLEASE PREREGISTER
1. E-mail info@parijatdesai.org: your name, e-mail address, and a bit about your dance experience/background.
2. Submit payment.

~PAYMENT OPTIONS~
PER CLASS

ONLINE: $19

DROP-IN CLASS: $20


Parijat Desai brings 20+ years experience in movement, including extensive training in bharata natyam and modern dance, and runs the critically acclaimed Parijat Desai Dance Company.

 

 

 

     
  Photo by Sallie DeEtte Mackie, Performers: Aditi Dhruv, Anjali Tata, Parijat Desai
...a major talent who bears watching...offering clean, crisp, rhythmic
attacks...a powerhouse-  Los Angeles Times
...bold, definitive interpretations...clarity and flair predominate-  India Post