La Desnudez

Spanish production La Desnudez explores love through the language of dance

The show is performed by Spanish national award-winning dancers Daniel Abreu and Dacil Gonzalez

Movements faster than life

Dancer Slate Hemedi to perform in Hyderabad this week

The artiste who has a perfectly lean physique, magically twists his arms in unimaginable postures with technical and musical prowess

Shazeb Sheikh (Source: Internet)

Choreographer Shazeb Sheikh speaks about what dance means to him and his journey to stardom

Creative freedom and creative space are two absolutes that drive me. I would, any day, trade pressure for excitement Shazeb Sheikh, dancerchoreographer  

A shot from the previous edition of the fest

Prakriti Foundation celebrates the different facets of contemporary dance this week

The fest, which kicked off on April 18, will also have panel discussions and performances

Heels, a form of jazz dance, like the name suggests, involves dancing in heels. (Representational Image | YouTube screengrab)

A popular dance form in the West, Heels is the latest style that Bengalureans are grooving to

The style – which is derived from jazz – has been popularised among Bengalureans with many dancers incorporating this into their routines

The event was part of the 75-week celebrations of India’s 75th year of Independence | Debadatta Mallick

Dance for the diamond jubilee

All this cultural extravaganza was heralded by many a dignitary gathered to appreciate this mammoth effort on part of the Ministry of External Affairs and Indian Council of Cultural Relations

Shoma (on left) and Harshvardhan with Panditji

Pandit Birju Maharaj’s students pay an ode to him with the Nrityanidhi Baithak

Titled Nrityanidhi Baithak, the show is conceptualised and will be presented by Shoma Kaikini-Singh and Harshvardhan Singh

Birju Maharaj, who had been diagnosed with kidney disease a few days ago and put on dialysis, died at his home in New Delhi late on Sunday

Amjad Ali Khan, Hema Malini, Sachin Tendulkar pay tribute to Birju Maharaj

Birju Maharaj, who had been diagnosed with kidney disease a few days ago and put on dialysis, died at his home in New Delhi late on Sunday

Birju Maharaj was said to be playing with his grandsons when his health unexpectedly deteriorated, requiring him to be rushed to the hospital, where he died of a heart attack

Kathak's living legend, Pandit Birju Maharaj, dies at 83

Birju Maharaj was said to be playing with his grandsons when his health unexpectedly deteriorated, requiring him to be rushed to the hospital, where he died of a heart attack

Young dancer Haritha Thamban curated a thematic presentation of Pottan Theyyam through Bharatanatyam at Soorya Ganesham auditorium in the capital city.

Kannur-based danseuse Haritha Thamban curates thematic presentation of Pottan Theyyam through Bharatanatyam

Young dancer Haritha Thamban curated a thematic presentation of Pottan Theyyam through Bharatanatyam at Soorya Ganesham auditorium in the capital city.

Sthavara-Jangama. Picture by Samuel Rajkumar

Attakkalari’s new production looks at the intangible relationship humans share with spaces around them

Conceived and choreographed by Jayachandran Palazhy, the artistic director of Attakkalari, Sthavara Jangama is inspired by the Kannada Vachana philosophy

Dr G Padmaja Reddy

Kuchipudi exponent Dr G Padmaja Reddy has taken up the challenge to revive dance forms of the Kakatiya era

Dr Padmaja is all set to perform the reconstructed centuries-old dance concepts as Kakatiyam this weekend