Drishti Art Foundation presents
11th Drishti National Dance Festival
Chowdiah Memorial Hall
January 16, 2016 Bangalore

December 29, 2015

The 11th edition of DRISHTI NATIONAL DANCE FESTIVAL 2016 celebrating Indian art forms will be held on Saturday, 16th January 2016 at Chowdiah Memorial Hall, Bengaluru. The Drishti Dance Festival has been a very successful event and has made it a benchmark for all dance festivals in Bangalore. Brain child of Bharatanatyam dancer Anuradha Vikranth and her husband T.M. Vikranth, the 11th edition of Drishti will bring together performers from across India.

Date: Saturday 16th January 2016
Venue: Chowdiah Memorial Hall, Vyalikaval, Bangalore
Time: 6pm
All are welcome.



PROGRAMME
Anuradha Vikranth and Drishti Dance Ensemble present "SHAKTI", the power of nine emotions
Bharatanatyam dance production depicting the power of Navarasa-the nine emotions, of Goddess Durga
Choreographed by Anuradha Vikranth

KATHAKALI
DURYODHANA VADHAM
Performed by Vellinezhi Nanu Nair Smaraka Kalakendram, Kerala
Performing artists: Kalamandalam Balakrishna Pillai, Kalamandalam Kutty Krishnan,
Kalakendram Ajith

SAMAGAMA - A confluence of Kuchipudi and Bharatanatyam by
Praveen Kumar, Bangalore (Bharatanatyam)
Shijith Nambiar, Chennai (Bharatanatyam)
Sanjay Shantaram, Bangalore (Kuchipudi)
Vijay Shekar, Hyderabad (Kuchipudi)

For info:
Ph: 98455 55422 / 98455 55411
e-mail: drishtiartcentre@gmail.com / anuvikranth@gmail.com
www.drishtimag.com 

Drishti Art Centre established by T M Vikranth and Anuradha Vikranth, is dedicated to nurture, promote and propagate classical arts. Its main activities include - imparting training in dance; publishing 'Drishti', an exclusive magazine on dance and music; organising workshops, seminars and dance festivals; and collaborating with other cultural organizations to promote art.

Activities of Drishti Art Foundation
- Drishti Art Centre currently trains over 150 students in Bharatanatyam.
- Drishti magazine is one of the most popular quarterly magazines in Karnataka on art, dance
and music, which strives to entertain, inform and instruct readers.
- Drishti Art Centre also promotes young talented dancers by giving them the platform to perform through Drishti Dance Ensemble.
- Drishti organizes workshops, seminars and so on in collaboration with other cultural organizations to promote classical arts.