Kumudhini Lakhia celebrates
50 years of Kadamb
Tagore Hall, 7pm
Dec 11-13, 2015 Ahmedabad

November 21, 2015

Kadamb Centre for Dance in Ahmedabad was founded by renowned dancer choreographer Kumudini Lakhia. Since its formation 50 years ago in Ahmedabad, Kadamb has redefined the perception of Kathak worldwide.
Kadambís dance ensemble is one of the most outstanding performing groups in the country. For the past 35 years, Kadambís performing group of highly talented and proficient dancers has enjoyed wide popularity and critical acclaim. Dancers trained at Kadamb have carved a niche for themselves both nationally and internationally.
The completion of 50 years for Kadamb is a landmark moment in the Indian arts realm. As part of this celebration is the International Kadamb Utsav on 11th,12th and 13th December 2015 at Tagore Hall in Ahmedabad, where some of the most eminent Indian artists Ė Pt. Birju Maharaj, Aditi Mangaldas, Rajendra-Nirupama (Bangalore) Maulik-Ishira, Vaishali Trivedi, Prashant Shah, Sanjukta Sinha, Parul Shah (USA), Atsuko Maeda (Japan), Urja Thakore (UK), Sudeshna-Anjali (Canada), the artists of  Kathak Kendra Delhi and present students of Kadamb will perform in this festival. In all around one hundred Kathak dancers will perform during the 3 day event.

11th December
1.  Chaitanya (Kadamb dancers)
2.  Yugal (Sanjukta Sinha and Karan Pangali from UK)
3.  Prashant Shah with Souvik Chakraborty, Kalrav Dave, Rohit Parihar and Mukesh Gangani
4. Atsuko Maeda and group (Japan)
5. Aditi Mangaldas and her Drishtikon Dance Company
12th December
1.  Vaishali Trivedi with Kadamb dancers
2.  Rajendra and Nirupama (Bangalore)
3.  Parul Shah (New York)
4.  Urja Thakore (UK)
5.  Dancers of Kathk Kendra (New Delhi)
13th December
1.  Samanvay (Kadamb dancers)
2.  Anjali Patil and Sudeshna Maulik (Canada)
3.  Maulik Shah, Ishira Parikh and dancers of Anart Foundation
4. Pt. Birju Maharaj

Venue: Tagore Hall, Ahmedabad, 7 to 9pm daily

On 12th and 13th morning from 11am to 1pm there will be a showcase of dance and Tabla Tarang by Kadamb artists.

Info: kadamb@vsnl.net / 99798 70363 / (079) - 26442886
Website: www.kadamb.org