Rina Singha Kathak Dance Organization presents: Kathak Mahotsav Canada 2012. Now in its fifth year, this a festival of Kathak dance that is modeled after the springtime “Durbars” of the Moghul courts. It is a gathering of Canadian Kathak artists in celebration of the art of Kathak, showcasing the adaptability and relevance of classical Kathak styles, from its temple origins to the present.
The festival will include evening performances by prominent Canadian and international Kathak artists at 8pm on September 20th, 21st, and 22nd, and a closing matinee performance on September 23rd at 4pm. Not to be missed is the pre-show “The Storyteller” presented by Guru Rina Singha at 3pm on Sunday, September 23rd.
This year’s programme features four concerts with different artists performing each night.
Studio Theatre, Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto, ON M5J 2G8
Date and Time
Thursday, September 20 – Saturday, September 22 at 8pm
Sunday, September 23 at 4pm (“The Storyteller” at 3pm)