Sparsh Studio premieres
ICCR auditorium, 7.30pm
December 7, Kolkata
November 23, 2017
Sparsh Studio for Performing Arts presents its new choreography EHUN - A JOURNEY based on Manpuri dance style on 7th December 2017.
Ehun...a journey, is about a soul travelling through time.
Inspired by poet Rumi...What you seek is seeking you.
Suman Sarawgi started her training under Priti Patel and Sruti Banerjee in 1990. She specialized in all four aspects of classical Manipuri dance i.e. Lai-Haraoba, Thang-Ta, Sankirtana and Rasleela. She received further training under the guidance of eminent Gurus Ojha Th. Babu Singh, Ojha Kh. Thorani Sabi Devi, Lokendrajit Singh and Lakshmi Devi, senior artistes of Jawaharlal Nehru Manipur Dance Academy Imphal.
She is a graded artiste of Doordarshan and an empanelled artiste of ICCR. She was awarded The Shiromani Puraskar by Rotary International for her contribution towards dance and has received the Uday Shankar Award for the best talent of the year 2000, and was nominated by Aprajita Awards for young achievers 2012. At present she works with hearing impaired children at the Oral School for the Deaf in Kolkata and at Kolkata Sanved she is training the dancers to be the future Dance Therapists. She is the secretary of World Dance Alliance Kolkata Chapter.