Russia, Saint-Petersburg

Master class in festival "Celebration of childhood" “Indian folk dance”

22.11.2018-25.11.2018

Meet one of the most vivid manifestations of the rich culture of a distant and mysterious India - its folk dances. Specificity of the costume, sharp movements, high emotionality of each gesture - you will learn more about these and other characteristics from the teacher of our master class.

Event name:
Indian folk dance
Location:
Russia, Saint-Petersburg
Date of the event:
22.11.2018-25.11.2018
Master class in festival "Celebration of childhood" “Indian folk dance”

The culture of Indian dance is complex and diverse. It takes its origins in Natia - a sacred Hindu music and dance style. Its theoretical foundations were laid in the IV. BC, which makes the Indian classical dance one of the oldest narrative forms of art. Touch the culture, numbering dozens of centuries!

For hundreds of kilometers from India under the guidance of a professional teacher, young artists will be able to immerse themselves in the dance culture of the former pearl in the crown of the British Empire. Participants of the master class will get acquainted with the dance - "nritta", and "abhinaya" - the art of facial expressions. With the help of sign language - "mudras" the contestants will learn not only to express their emotions, but also to tell the viewer a true story. During the lesson, the teacher will also talk about the peculiarities of the ethnic storehouse of Indian culture, immerse him in the atmosphere of Indian folk dance, teach professional "tricks" that will make a significant contribution to the knowledge base of young dancers.

Teacher: Vera Evgrafova (Russia, Petrozavodsk) - head of the ensemble of folk dance "Mayuri".

Note:
- participation in master classes for contestants is free,
- the visit is strictly by appointment,
- at the end of the master class, a certificate of his passing is issued,
- all information received in the master class can be used in further creative activity.