for more information: contact Radha Dutta
STOP GENOCIDE OF HINDUS
...This years main attraction is a musical dance drama directed by renowned dancer RADHA DUTTA !!!!
AND ALSO FASHION SHOW, COMEDY DRAMA (written by comedy king BHANU), AND MORE ATTRACTIONS !!!!!
will perform MohiniAttam
, the rarely seen gentle classical womens' dance of Kerala, India.Radha
is the first exponent and teacher of Mohiniattam
in the Washington DC area, and one of the first to propagate it outside of India. Radha Dutta
and other artistes
...Radha Dutta is an internationally acclaimed performer, teacher, choreographer, and dance critic.She has performed extensively on 4 continents--all over India, USA, Canada; in Paris, Bangkok, and gave a special performance for the President of Peru in Lima.She
is an A grade artiste of Doordarshan, nat'l tv of India.Venues have included the Music Academy
in Madras, the Kennedy Center
, Wolf Trap
, Rabindra Sadan
in Kolkata, IIC in New Delhi, Kalanidhi Fest in Toronto..... Radha
runs the Kalalayam Academy of Dance and Music
, in Bethesda, Maryland.She
has taught dance and music for over 2 decades in India and USA; and has given regular workshops in San Francisco, LA, New Jersey, Detroit, Trivandrum ...
has studied BharataNatyam classical dance under the world renowned Dhananjayans and Kalanidhi Narayanan in Madras, India; and MohiniAttam
under doyenne Kalyanikutti Amma in Cochin, India.
In 1990, Radha
was awarded the "Banga Sanmelan" Award for her
achievements as a Bangali abroad.She
is the only one who is propagating Bangladeshi folkdances on a professional level, in the Washington, DC areas.Her
choreographies to Bengali Nazrul Geeti, are unique. Radha
has been writing as a regular dance critic/correspondent for The Statesman and Ananda Bazar Patrika journals
, in India.
, Purvi Bhatt, and students of Kalalayam Academy of Dance & Music
(Bethesda, Maryland) will perform Bharatanatyam, Kathak, and Bangladeshi folkdances on the occasion of Asian Pacific Heritage Month-focus on Bangladesh this year at the Arlington County Library
...RADHA DUTTARADHA DUTTA
, Sangeetha Menon, and Samina, will perform on Dec. 8, '00 at 11:30 am,
at the Arlington County Library; near Washington, DC.Admission is free.For more information call Radha
at 301 581-0323 or send an email to smDutta@aol.com
Mohini attam recital by Radha Dutta
and thai dance by Lavanya on May 13, (new corrected date) at 6 pm at Sri Siva Vishnu Temple; Lanham, MD. org.Washington Satsang fundraiser; dinner following performances. phone dancer/teacher Radha
301-581-0323 or 301 564-3683
Nazrul sanmelan (celebrating Bengali composer Nazrul Islam's birth centenary) May 27 & 28; Miami, Florida.Guest Artists vocalist pandit Ajoy Chakraborty and danceuse Radha Dutta
.Phone Atiq Rahman (561)-447-7743Radha Dutta
and students(Harshita, Rekha, and others) of her
Kalalayam academy in Bethesda in a variety dance performance at Davis library, in Bethesda, MD on June 20, at 7 pm.Phone: (301) 897-2204
Anyone interested in setting up a workshop in their area (at least 10 participants needed), phone Radha
at (301) 581-0323.
...Dance: Radha Dutta.
Contact: Atiq Rahman (561)-447-7743