Dancer couple and their symbiotic motion on stage

Keerthi and Roopa

Keerthi and Roopa
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Roopa Ok and Keerthi Ok are the precept dancers of Natya Institute of Kathak and Choreography (NIKC). The duo will current an authentic choreography in Bengaluru. Known as Syncretic Streams, itis guided and mentored by Madhu Nataraj (Kathak and modern dancer and daughter of the legendary Kathak dancer Maya Rao, who based NIKC).

The dance, Roopa says was initially created and introduced as a part of a digital dance pageant. “It’s a results of our innate need to specific ourselves and inform a narrative via the medium of dance. The 2 of us began dancing as a way to specific, talk and obtain. We consider on this reciprocity, which is the very essence of artwork. As a pair who took to bounce collectively, it was essential to have a symbiotic relationship with to create a murals.”

Roopa provides that the dance is explored via 4 elements. “We use a mix of Kathak and modern dance, interweaving hatha yoga and multimedia projections. The dance is a portrayal of duality — the approaching collectively of complementary energies of prakriti and purusha (masculine and female). The dance concludes with a bit that invokes the symbiosis between man and nature and the ability of this synergy to heal us and the world round us”.

Syncretic Streams, is choreographed and might be carried out by Roopa and Keerthi Kumar. Music is by Praveen D Rao and Dheerendra Doss (DOSSMODE).

The dance might be introduced at Bangalore Worldwide Centre on July 24, 7pm. BIC can also be internet hosting a stage lighting design workshop, Crafting Lightscapes, by Keerthi Kumar the identical day at 4pm. For particulars go to 

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