Bharatanatyam tour of Sri Lanka
July 26 - Aug 1, 2015
June 26, 2015
Under the direction of Guru Usha Raghavan, Kalasagara UK will present a series of Bharatanatyam performances in Sri Lanka in different venues and towns from July 26 to August 1, 2015.
Nurturing excellence in Bharatanatyam and imparting the art in its pure form are the primary aims of Kalasagara UK. This tour gives the students an opportunity to perform for the rasikas in Sri Lanka and to understand and appreciate the highly valued and cherished local Sri Lankan culture and traditions.
Monday, 27th July – 6pm to 8pm
Allarai Arugambulam Mahaganapathy Temple - Chavakatcheri (Students' performance)
Tuesday, 28th July - 6pm to 8pm
Veerasingham Hall, Jaffna (Students' performance)
Wednesday, 29th July - 6pm to 8pm
Thurga Manimandapam, Nallur (Students' performance)
Thursday, 30th July - 6.30 to 7.30pm
Solo Bharatanatyam performance by Usha Raghavan
At the Indian Cultural Centre, R G Senanayake Mawatha, Colombo.
Saturday 1st August – 6pm to 8.30pm
Ramakrishna Hall, Colombo (Students' performance)
Info: firstname.lastname@example.org / www.usharaghavan.com
Usha Raghavan is an acclaimed Bharatanatyam dancer, choreographer and teacher hailing from Chennai. She has been propagating the art across Europe through her institute in London. Kalasagara, the Academy of Fine Arts, was founded in 1972 in Chennai. Usha established Kalasagara UK nearly two decades ago.