Rajasthani Dance Workshop with Colleena Shakti Friday, October 5th 6-7:30pm
Rajasthani dance is undeniable with its brilliant colors, joyful spins and playful music. One of the most beloved folk dances of India, it celebrates beauty and grace in easeful repetitive movement patterns performed in group dances and solo. Rajasthani music offers rich dynamics in expression through the lyrics, and complexity through its rhythms.
With almost 2 decades of dedicated research and loving collaboration with folk artists of Rajasthan, Colleena is known for her in depth, first hand knowledge of all that is Rajasthan! She has been performing this dance extensively in India and abroad, and sharing with students all over the world her passion for the culture and arts of Rajasthan.
This workshop is open to all levels of dancers! What to wear: Please wear a large spinning skirt – there will be lots of spinning! Please arrive on time!