Traditions of India
Originating in Hindu temples more than 2,000 years ago, traditional Indian dance combines ﬂuid movement with complex melodies and rhythmic patterns. Adorned with beautiful costumes, jewelry and makeup replicating a temple sculpture, and using ritual hand gestures called mudras, the dancers of Traditions of India present a common language of expression that is both physical and poetic. In this interactive program, students learn about the role dance has in the cultural and spiritual life of India.
Price & Info
Assembly Price: $760
Assembly Two-in-a-Row Price: $965
Travel Fee: $75 per day
Audience Limit: 250
Program Length: 45 min.
Appropriate For Grade(s): Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Arts Appreciation Month
Asian Pacific-American Heritage Month
National Arts & Humanities Month
National Dance Month
Visual & Performing Arts
One mic and sound system, plus a CD player that can be attached to sound system. Clean performance space (no carpeting). Dancers perform barefoot. Half hour set up time.