Uyir presents a first-of-its-kind performance of Kalakshetra artists.
Fluctuating mind, oscillating body
Stella Uppal Subbaiah, with Justin McCarthy, explores the way age, ethnicity and culture inform our understanding of Bharatanatyam as a cross – cultural form in a newly choreographed work with UYIR, set to Tamil Music
Tamil boys don’t dance
Kalakshetra artists K P Rakesh and Santhi R Rajkamal perform Tamil Boys Don’t Dance, which explores how many men are afraid to express themselves through dance.
The performance will be followed by a short response from prof. Ann David (University of Roehampton) and a Q&A moderated by Dr. Sabine Sorbel (Society for Dance Research)