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‘KATHAK’ FROM CLASSICAL TO CONTEMPORARY TIMES

Kathak is one of India’s 8 most recognized traditional forms of classical dance and finds one of its earliest references around 3rd-4th centuries. From as far back as Kathak’s history can go, it has time and again adapted and evolved itself to become what it is today. The pursuance of classical dance, a scholastic tradition, […]

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WHAT’S IN A DANCER’S BAG?

When you’re a dancer, preparing your dance bag is no less than a ritual. It’s important, it’s necessary, and it’s almost holy! Being in studios for long hours on feet, sometimes more than 7 hours even, is no joke.  As dancers, we carry a world of items inside our bag (a little bit like Hermoine […]

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Art Heritage Exchange

THE INDIAN AESTHETICS OF EMOTIONS (RASA) BY DR. PROF. DILIP LOUNDO

A lecture on the understanding of the Indian Aesthetics While exploring in-depth the meaning and the concept of ‘classic’, it would be essential to include into one’s perceptions and studies a fundamental attitude of celebration of diversity. The Art Heritage Exchange had precisely this in mind while deciding to create a platform for a wide […]

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Questa Sera Spirerà -video project

The Quarantine. The lock-down. The social distance. It made us think and re-think, question and re-question who we are. Here are two students of DanceHaus Saba Poori and Tejaswini Loundo attempting to put their thoughts into movements.“A peephole. Just a hole in a whole. Are you on the inside or the outside?I see the passer-bys […]