Aparna Sindhoor/Anil Natyaveda - Navarasa Dance Theater
Los Angeles, CA
Artistic Director: Aparna Sindhoor. Co-Directors: Anil Natyaveda and S M Raju
Navarasa Dance Theater was founded by renowned dancer/choreographer Dr. Aparna Sindhoor. Inspired by the eclectic performing arts traditions and boldly knitting together dance, singing, martial arts, and original music into seamless theatrical presentations, Navarasas multilayered, multilingual productions inspire, engage and entertain audiences around the world. With original movement vocabulary created by choreographers Aparna Sindhoor and Anil Natyaveda, along with theatrical narratives designed by S M Raju, Navarasa Dance Theaters work is specific and universal at the same time.
Navarasa Dance Theater has performed in North America, Asia and Europe and has been presented at various festivals and venues including the Bates Dance Festival, Lincoln Center (NYC), East West Players (L.A.), NJ PAC, Keshet Center for the Arts (NM), Jacobs Pillow and Asian American Theater Festival, USA; Teesri Duniya Theater, Canada; Eastern University, Sri Lanka; Amol Palekhars Beyond Words Theatre Festival and Bahuroopi National Theatre Festival, India; and Franco Dragones INDIA show in Germany.
Navarasa Dance Theater offers performing arts training in the U.S., India and online. Navarasas ongoing teaching programs include the Dance for Everyone project that offers scholarships and free dance training for underprivileged children and adults.