Malini Srinivasan | Remembering Pandit Ramesh Misra Tejas-Luminous

May 27 - May 28, 2017


Part of the La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival

The Downstairs | 66 E 4th Street

Saturday at 8PM; Sunday at 3PM

Choreographed by Malini Srinivasan
With Guest Choreographer Janaki Patrik

This evening’s performance is a tribute to the music of sarangi maestro late Pandit Ramesh Misra, whose inspirational music is featured in many of these dances. Malini Srinivasan presents excerpts from Tejas - Luminous, a dance production exploring the connections between the spiritual, the corporeal, light and sound. Including: the Evening’s solemn rituals, Dawn’s awakening body and spirit, and the Day’s ecstatic renewal.
Guest choreographer Janaki Patrik presents Ghalib Sher & Ektaal Tarana in Raag Kalavati

Performed By

Aditi Dhruv | Kadhambari Sridhar
Karthiga Devi | Malini Srinivasan
La'toya Latney | Tatyana Popova
Winston Dynamite Brown | Janaki Patrik
Angelina Haque | Anisha Muni

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About the Artists

Malini Srinivasan is a third-generation Bharatanatyam dancer, choreographer and teacher, and the disciple of Guru C.V. Chandrasekhar. Her company creates and performs works that connect the traditional and mythological worlds with our contemporary selves.
Trained in both modern dance (Merce Cunningham studio) and classical north Indian Kathak dance (Pt. Birju Maharaj), Janaki Patrik is the Artistic Director of The Kathak Ensemble & Friends.