Experience a world of captivating beauty and cultural richness as the Kathanauki School of Dance, proudly presents “Mirror Reflecting on”.
This extraordinary event presents a mesmerizing showcase of the timeless artistry and grace of Indian classical dance, honoring the school’s two-decade-long journey as a powerful platform for cultural exchange and artistic exploration.
“Mirror – Reflecting on” is an extraordinary event showcasing the elegant Indian classical dance – Kathak. This performance celebrates the school’s 20-year journey and will highlight this rich art form of India. Kathak is derived from “katha” meaning the art of storytelling. The rich rhythmic and vibrant combination of footwork, spins and expressive gestures form the basis of this story telling. Rossana Bandyopadhyay the founder and artistic director of Kathanauki School of Dance brings “Mirror – Reflecting On” along with a team of over 70 passionate and highly trained dancers. Prepare to be captivated by the rhythmic virtuosity and lyrical exploration showcased in this unique presentation.
Founded in 2003 by acclaimed dancer Rossana Bandyopadhyay, Kathanauki School of Dance specializes in Kathak’s Lucknow Gharana (style). Rossana’s vision was to expand the reach of North Indian cultural heritage and traditional dance forms within the local South Asian Indian community and the wider population. The school has successfully achieved this goal by teaching young dancers and creating a platform for cultural exchange and accessibility to the glorious classical dance of India for all residents in the tri-state area.