From Willis Shawver. Follow him on Twitter at @WShawver or email him at Willis[AT]borderstan.com.
Catch a showcase of classical Indian music and dance this Saturday, May 4, at the Sitar Arts Center (1700 Kalorama Road NW) by the performance ensemble, Nootana. The showcase will feature a diverse ensemble of local musicians, dancers, and artists performing a combination of Indian dance and musical numbers.
Founded by local artist Rishi Das in 2012, Nootana is a volunteer based performance ensemble that highlights the artistic innovation found in the classical arts of India. Nootana’s mission is to find a home within DC culture by reviving interest in Indian classical music and dance as a combined art form.
- What: Utsav: Celebrating Innovation
- When: Saturday, May 4 at 8 pm
- Where: de Laski Theater of the Sitar Arts Center