Traditions of India

  • Traditions of India by Ramya Ramnarayan | Young Audiences New Jersey
  • Traditions of India by Ramya Ramnarayan | Young Audiences New Jersey

Description

Originating in Hindu temples more than 2,000 years ago, traditional Indian dance combines fluid movement with complex melodies and rhythmic patterns. Adorned with beautiful costumes, jewelry and makeup replicating a temple sculpture, and using ritual hand gestures called mudras, the dancers of Traditions of India present a common language of expression that is both physical and poetic. In this interactive program, students learn about the role dance has in the cultural and spiritual life of India.

Price & Info

Price

Assembly Price: $760

Assembly Two-in-a-Row Price: $965

Travel Fee: $75 per day

Information

Audience Limit: 250

Program Length: 45 min.

Appropriate For Grade(s): Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th

Theme

Theme

Arts Appreciation Month

Asian Pacific-American Heritage Month

National Arts & Humanities Month

National Dance Month

Curriculum Standards

Curriculum Standards

Visual & Performing Arts

Tech

Technical Requirements

One mic and sound system, plus a CD player that can be attached to sound system. Clean performance space (no carpeting). Dancers perform barefoot. Half hour set up time.