PAST EVENTS

Contemporary Dance Workshop & Lecture with Stefano Fardelli (Italy) | 26.05.2018

It was a pleasure to have Stefano Fardelli with us teaching a wonderful workshop based on Feldenkrais and Cunningham technique, followed by a dance history talk with a focus on changing trends in European Dance. We had a large number of participants including students from different parts of West Bengal, Bihar, Orissa and Bangladesh joining us for this event. We look forward to having Stefano with us soon. You can check out the workshop album on our Facebook page. This workshop was supported by the Consulate General of Italy (Kolkata), Istituto Italiano Di Cultura of Kolkata, Buoyant Performing Arts and The Doodle Room.

Artist Talk with Makan Asghvari (Iran) | 16.05.2018

In a very engaging session Makan Ashgvari led us on a journey through the creation of his new album #ToTrucks. As our first music artist feature this was a very successful evening where Makan through words, song, visuals and performance shared with us his art and culture. We hope to develop on these conversations and build future collaborations. Special thanks to Otaghkar and The Doodle Room for their support to this event,

Modern Dance Workshop with Lucas Viallefond (France)| 27.01.2018

We were delighted to present a modern dance workshop with French artist, Lucas Viallefond, a modern dancer and a teacher at the Paris Opera School. http://lucasviallefond.com/en/ The two-hour class was based on the Jooss-Leeder technique, developed by Hans Züllig and Jean Cébron, with contemporary barre work. We had a wonderful response with dancers from different parts of the Calcutta, Howrah and Murshidabad joining us. It was an excellent and inspiring learning experience.

We are grateful to the support by Sparsh Studio for Performing Arts, Alliance Francaise du Bengale and Buoyant Performing Arts in partnering with us for this event.

Read an artist interview and coverage of the workshop in The Telegraph t2 here

Dance Improvisation Jam| 16.12.2017

We hosted our first Dance Improvisation Jam with guests artists Devarshi Kar(Percussionist) and Abhishek Banerjee (Visual Artist). It was an enjoyable evening and we grateful to everyone who joined us that Saturday night.

Check out what the Telegraph t2 had to say here

Have a look at some of the event videos on our Facebook page.

Stay tuned for more information on jam sessions in the future.