Co-convened by Ramya Harishankar (Arpana Dance Company) and Dr. Priya Srinivasan (UCR), this event is co presented by the Ektaa Center, Arpana Dance Company and UCI's Claire Trevor School of Fine Arts. Dance Conversations looks at theatre as dance |
An impressive roster of artists and scholars of Indian dance from Europe, Asia and North America will attend these conversations in the two-day symposium. The panel discussions at the symposium are open to the public at no charge. Nonetheless early registration is recommended due to space restrictions.
Saturday, Oct 26, 2013 (Day)
Panel 1 - 930am
"Using ancient gestures in contemporary forms"
Taking perspectives from France, U.S. and Canada, we will look at ancient practices as they morph into into contemporary dance and theatre forms
Panel 2 - 1115am
"Moving" on the past - Performative explorations of Indian dance theatre.
Panel 3 - 2pm
"Modernity re-imagined" - Postmodern reimaginings in
Indian dance theatre.perspective
Sunday, October 27, 2013
Panel 4 - 10am
Global Contexts: War, Terrorism and new context for Indian Dance
A ticketed performance will also be part of the symposium on evening of October 26th. For tickets to this performance please go to www.arts.uci.edu/tickets.
Colloquium Room (3rd Floor), Contemporary Arts Center, UC Irvine (View)
Claire Trevor School of the Arts, 4002 Mesa Rd
Irvine, CA 92697
|Minimum Age: 14|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|