Demonstration of Bharata Natyam - classical dance from Southern India, that combines beautiful steps, storytelling and hand positions.
Presented by local Upton dance instructor Anine Singh-de Grood.
Several songs and dances will be shared, and the audience is encouraged to participate and learn some mudras, or hand positions.
Suitable for all ages, the demonstration is designed to appeal to children as well as adults.
Free and open to the public, but space is limited.
Saturday, April 22 at 2pm at the Upton Town Library
call 508-529-6272 with questions.
Bharata Natyam originated in Tamil Nadu, South India and was used in religious rituals to please the deities in temples and the king at court. Nowadays it is performed as a secular dance across the world.