Arathi School of Dance
Celebrates 35th year
Magic in Movement
Oct 15 & 16, 2016 Scottsdale, AZ

September 30, 2016

Celebrating its 35th year, Arathi School of Dance (Asha Gopal, Founder-Director) presents

Saturday 15th October 2016 (3:30pm to 6:30pm)
Sunday 16th October 2016 (2pm to 6pm)
At: Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts,7380 E 2nd Street, Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Inaugural dance by Asha Gopal
Bharatanatyam: Navia Natarajan
Bharatanatyam: Anuradha Vikranth
Odissi: Madhulita Mohapatra
Kathak: Manasa Joshi
Bharatanatyam: Shekar Rajendran
NAVARASA ARATHI, a defining presentation of navarasa (nine emotions) from the stories of Shakti (Durga) by students of Arathi School of Dance with Choreography by Dr. Veena Murthy Vijay
Veena recital: Dr. Suma Sudhindra

Banquet, Saturday October 15, 2016 at 8pm
Musical extravagance, dinner and Fashion Show for which tickets are sold separately

For tickets call:
480-940-2301, 480-499 TKTS (8587)

Single day: $ 25 Adults, $ 15 Students
Both days: $ 40 Adults, $ 20 Students

Asha Gopal is the founder/director of Arathi School of Dance in Phoenix, Arizona, USA. She is an accomplished Bharatanatyam dancer and is a disciple of celebrated gurus Muthiah Pillai, Kittappa Pillai and Professor U.S. Krishna Rao. Arathi School of Dance was established in 1981, and reached a milestone of graduating the 100th student in its 25th anniversary year. In 2016, in its 35th anniversary year, the school will graduate the 200th student. Among her many honors are NRI Excellence Award in London (1993), Karnataka Kalashri award from Sangeet Natak Akademi (1999), and Citizen of the Year award from the Asian American Association of Arizona (2000).

Contact: 480.940.2301 /