Shivagni – Odisha’s very own band sets the stage on fire
Featured
149 views
Featured
149 views

Shivagni – Odisha’s very own band sets the stage on fire

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - April 13, 2019

A great idea was born during a midnight conversation, in Malaysia when Guru Ratikant Mohapatra, Director of Srjan Nrityabasa and Agnimitra Behera decided together to create a…

I have always stayed true to my classical roots – Raka Maitra
Dance
652 views
Dance
652 views

I have always stayed true to my classical roots – Raka Maitra

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - March 20, 2019

Raka Maitra is a dancer who defies the conventional dichotomy of 'classical' and 'contemporary'. She is a dancer exploring through her work the notion of 'Asian Culture' through her…

Margam Festival: A spectacular dance fiesta of all genres
Dance
290 views
Dance
290 views

Margam Festival: A spectacular dance fiesta of all genres

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - March 16, 2019

For six consecutive years, Udok Performing Arts under Rajib Saha and Moumita Chatterjee have been holding their Margam Festival. The uniqueness of this festival is that although…

Gita Mahatmyam and Paika Bidroha marks the Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav inaugural evening
Dance
432 views
Dance
432 views

Gita Mahatmyam and Paika Bidroha marks the Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav inaugural evening

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - February 10, 2019

The 15th Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav jointly organised by Department of Tourism, Government of Odisha, Orissa Dance Academy and Art Vision unveiled a scintillating evening for its audience with the…

SNA’s Shreshtha Bharat Sanskriti Samagam held in Guwahati
Dance
392 views
Dance
392 views

SNA’s Shreshtha Bharat Sanskriti Samagam held in Guwahati

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - January 16, 2019

All that is best in the myriads of Indian Performing Arts that exist, is being provided in a single platform in the length and breadth of the…

Shekhar Sen as Kabeer achieves the milestone of 1000th show
Spotlight
416 views
Spotlight
416 views

Shekhar Sen as Kabeer achieves the milestone of 1000th show

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - December 20, 2018

Completing a Musical Mono Act Play for the 1000th  time is indeed a milestone in a person’s life. That is what Sangeet Natak Akademi Chairman Shekhar Sen…

Ranjana Gauhar’s magical tale of “Matsya Avatar”
Dance
471 views
Dance
471 views

Ranjana Gauhar’s magical tale of “Matsya Avatar”

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - December 16, 2018

The Konark Festival 2018 presented their recital Matsya Avatar as a grand finale. Conceived by Ranjana Gauhar (who has created a niche for herself in the field…

Pt. Rajendra Gangani – an epitome of perfection
Dance
641 views
Dance
641 views

Pt. Rajendra Gangani – an epitome of perfection

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - November 3, 2018

Aficionados travelled from far and wide to get the very best of Odisha’s very own culture - the Odissi dance form as popularized by Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra.…

Diptimayee Sahu: A potential abhinaya expert needs to be nurtured with care
Dance
847 views
Dance
847 views

Diptimayee Sahu: A potential abhinaya expert needs to be nurtured with care

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - September 24, 2018

Tridhara, Bhubaneswar and Debaprasad Kala Tirtha, Brahmapur celebrated an evening of Odissi. It was a solo recital named ‘Ekaika’, presented by Guru Gajendra Panda. Diptimahyee Sahu presented pieces…

Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Awards Festival 2018 to be held in Bhubneshwar
Dance
1,214 views
Dance
1,214 views

Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Awards Festival 2018 to be held in Bhubneshwar

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - August 29, 2018

The Srjan Nrityabasa is on the threshold of exciting and potentially huge Award event – the 24th  edition of the "OMC Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Awards Festival", which will be held…