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Performances in 2010

Dec 25, 30, 2010
Anita 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
At: Chennai

November 29, 2010
Anita Ratnam presented MA3KA...the triad supreme for SAARC Women's Entrepreneurs Forum
At: Taj Coromandel Hotel, Chennai

November 7 - 18, 2010
Arangham presented Ritual dance theater Kaisika Natakam
At: Tamilnadu

November 14, 2010
The inaugural meeting of the Chennai Storytelling Association hosted by Eric Miller of WSI and Anita Ratnam.
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At: Anita Ratnam's dance space, Chennai

October 29 & 30, 2010 Mumbai, 6pm -8.30pm
Dance and Discussion on the Divine Feminine titled HER and BLISS...in chapters, by Anita Ratnam (excerpts from MA3KA)
At: Jnanpravaha, Queen's Mansion, 3rd floor, Ghanshyam Talwatkar Marg, beside Cathedral Middle School, Fort, Mumbai 400001

October 9, 2010, 7.30pm
Anita Ratnam presented FACES: Blessed Unrest for the Dakshina's 2010 FALL FESTIVAL
At: Lincoln Theatre, Washington DC

October 7, 2010
Anita Ratnam gave a talk on MYTH, RITUAL AND THE FEMALE BODY
At: George Washington University, DC

October 4, 2010, 11am to 12pm
At 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.
Directed by: Parasuram Ramamoorthi
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At: Sangeet Natak Akademi, Rabindra Bhavan, New Delhi. Auditorium - Meghdoot III

September 12, 2010, 6.30pm
Anita Ratnam presented MADHURA SHUBA, a tribute through dance on MS Subbalakshmi.
At: Lakshmi Sundaram Hall, Madurai

June 30, 2010 Chennai, 6.30pm
AVAN 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."
At: Krishna Gana Sabha, Maharajapuram Santanam Road, T Nagar

June 6, 2 - 3.30pm
Moving Traditions at "Erasing Borders: Festival of Indian Dance 2010" presented by Indo-American Arts Council and Asia Society.
A thought-provoking discussion with leading dancers, choreographers and scholars who will share their insights into the changing world of Indian dance.
Moderator: Purnima Shah
Keynote Panelist: Richard Schechner (TBC)
Panelists: Anita Ratnam, Chitra Sundaram, Navtej Johar.
At: Asia Society, 725 Park Avenue (at 70th Street), NYC

June 5, 2010, 4.00pm - 5.15pm
Roundtable Discussion - The Politics of Solo Dance: Perspectives from India and North America
At: STheatre (Level B1), Toronto, Canada

June 4, 2010
Anita Ratnam presented SEVENGRACES, a special site specific performance, for Indance International conference on SOLO DANCE.
At: Signy and Cléophée Eaton Theatre, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada

March 24, 2010, 7pm
Anita Ratnam presented MA3KA...the triad supreme in aid of CANSTOP cancer awareness.
At: Chinmaya Heritage Hall, Harrington Road, Chennai

March 18, 2010
Anita Ratnam performed MA3KA...the triad supreme(excerpts) for Women's Month.
At: University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad

March, 2010
Anita Ratnam and Arangham Dance Theatre performed PANCHAKSHARAM at four Natyanjali temple shrines.
Narrator and TV actor Revathy Sankkaran joins the group for the tour.
March 11: Tiruvarur
March 12: Nagapattinam and Tirunallar
March 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.
March 14: Chidambaram

January 10, 2010
Ranga Mandira Trust presented TS PARTHASARATHY MEMORIAL DANCE SEMINAR on Dance as an Interdisciplinary Art
MA3KA...the triad supreme - the making of a dance-theatre collaboration - Theatrical aspects in dance by Anita Ratnam
At: MGR Janaki College for Women, Chennai

January 7, 2010 7pm
MA3KA...the triad supreme
At: for The Natya Stem Dance Kampni at The Natya Stem studio, #37, 17th cross, Malleshwaram, Bangalore


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