Classical Indian Dance

Learn the art of classical Indian dance, with CultureALL Ambassador Pragnya Yogesh.

Workshop Description

Visually stunning, this classical dance is suitable for the Kings and Courts of Ancient India. Enjoy the dramatic but subtle hand and eye gestures, footwork, costumes and ornamentations that make this dance form authentically Indian. Learn the meaning of Namaskar, identify the hand and head gestures and begin to interpret the ancient scriptures through these movements.

Students will also have an opportunity to try on various costumes and jewelry used in Indian dance.

Workshop Details:

Ambassador Pragnya Yogesh
Region/Culture India
Subject(s) Social Studies, Physical Education, Dance, Music
Participants 25 max
Standard Length 45 min
Room Set-Up Open space with clean floor
Supplies/Equipment Needed: 2-3 display tables