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Performing Arts and Speaker Series

Jayanthi Raman Dance Company - Shrishti: Creation

Jayanthi Raman Dance Co.Box office phone for this event: 509-963-1774

Time: Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, 7 p.m.

Location: McConnell Auditorium

Tickets: $10 General admission; CWU students free with CWU ID

This event is in collaboration with the CWU Asia Pacific Studies Program and Diversity Education Center.

The Jayanthi Raman Dance Company includes some of India's most illustrious musicians and dancers. Their Kaleidoscope of a show highlights some of India's most beautiful and interesting art and culture. In this production, Raman choreography blends three classical Indian dance forms with fold tradition and martial arts. Embracing both southern and northern Indian classical music and dance styles, this ballet truly reflects the best of India. TheĀ 
cast of dancers and musicians selected for this production are amound India's most talented artists.

Choreographer Jayanthi Raman makes use of classical, folk, and contemporary movements. Colorful authentic costumes, omate stage props, and lighting add visual dimension to the ballet.