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Performances in 2010
25, 30, 2010
Ratnam presented a million SITA-s, a Neo Bharatam presentation
Dec 25: Krishna Gana Sabha, 7.30pm
Dec 30: Karthik Fine Arts, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, 6pm
Ratnam presented MA3KA...the triad
supreme for SAARC Women's Entrepreneurs Forum
Coromandel Hotel, Chennai
7 - 18, 2010
presented Ritual dance theater Kaisika Natakam
inaugural meeting of the Chennai Storytelling Association hosted by Eric
Miller of WSI and Anita Ratnam.
Ratnam's dance space, Chennai
29 & 30, 2010 Mumbai, 6pm -8.30pm
and Discussion on the Divine Feminine titled HER and BLISS...in chapters,
by Anita Ratnam (excerpts from MA3KA)
Queen's Mansion, 3rd floor, Ghanshyam Talwatkar Marg, beside Cathedral
Middle School, Fort, Mumbai 400001
9, 2010, 7.30pm
Ratnam presented FACES: Blessed
Unrest for the Dakshina's 2010 FALL FESTIVAL
Theatre, Washington DC
Ratnam gave a talk on MYTH, RITUAL AND THE FEMALE BODY
Washington University, DC
4, 2010, 11am to 12pm
DESH PRAVA: FESTIVAL OF PERFORMING ARTS, Anita Ratnam's presentation MAALIE
(mother) was based on works of Nigerian poets, Wole Soyinka, Chinua Achebe,
Tony Marinho and the poetess Ifi Amadiume. Her presentation included dance
sections, story telling with use of theatrical props. Multiple rhythms
form the musical spine of the presentation.
by: Parasuram Ramamoorthi
Natak Akademi, Rabindra Bhavan, New Delhi. Auditorium - Meghdoot III
12, 2010, 6.30pm
Ratnam presented MADHURA SHUBA, a tribute through dance on MS Subbalakshmi.
Sundaram Hall, Madurai
30, 2010 Chennai, 6.30pm
NINAIVIL AVAL URUGA, a musical evening with dramatised narrative featuring
the music of Anil Srinivasan and Sikkil Gurucharan with guest artistes
Anita Ratnam and Revathy Shankkaran - a one time guest performance of a
music and dance evening as part of the Yagnaraman festival. Anita says,
"This is the first time that my long term musical collaborators appear
on stage with Revathi Shankkaran and myself. Music, movement, humour, story
telling and performance in synergy."
Gana Sabha, Maharajapuram Santanam Road, T Nagar
6, 2 - 3.30pm
Traditions at "Erasing Borders: Festival of Indian Dance 2010" presented
by Indo-American Arts Council and Asia Society.
thought-provoking discussion with leading dancers, choreographers and scholars
who will share their insights into the changing world of Indian dance.
Panelist: Richard Schechner (TBC)
Anita Ratnam, Chitra Sundaram, Navtej Johar.
Society, 725 Park Avenue (at 70th Street), NYC
5, 2010, 4.00pm - 5.15pm
Discussion - The Politics of Solo Dance: Perspectives from India and North
(Level B1), Toronto, Canada
Ratnam presented SEVENGRACES,
a special site specific performance, for Indance International conference
on SOLO DANCE.
and Cléophée Eaton Theatre, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto,
24, 2010, 7pm
Ratnam presented MA3KA...the
triad supreme in aid of CANSTOP
Heritage Hall, Harrington Road, Chennai
Ratnam performed MA3KA...the triad
supreme(excerpts) for Women's Month.
of Hyderabad, Hyderabad
Ratnam and Arangham Dance Theatre performed PANCHAKSHARAM at four
Natyanjali temple shrines.
and TV actor Revathy Sankkaran joins the group for the tour.
12: Nagapattinam and Tirunallar
13: Anita Ratnam lighted the lamp at the inauguration of the Kumbakonam
Natyanjali and she performed at Tanjavur for the 1000th anniversary of the
Brihadiswara temple festival.
Mandira Trust presented TS PARTHASARATHY MEMORIAL DANCE SEMINAR on Dance
as an Interdisciplinary Art
triad supreme - the making
of a dance-theatre collaboration - Theatrical aspects in dance by
Janaki College for Women, Chennai
7, 2010 7pm
The Natya Stem Dance Kampni at The Natya Stem studio, #37, 17th cross,