Nupura Faculty of Bharatanatyam will host its annual dance competition — Nitya Nritya. This digital competition will likely be held on October 3, 4, 10 and 11.
“Nitya Nritya is a standard platform that brings a number of artwork kinds collectively. It has established a worldwide footprint as a dance vacation spot for the considerate, future wanting, younger technology of artistes, who’re eager to make sure the preservation and revival of our conventional idioms,” says Manu Srinivasan, the secretary of the dance faculty.
This yr, the competition will embody dance, lecture demonstrations and talks by eminent dancers who will communicate on Indian Classical Dance: The Approaches and Delineations in Understanding and Views.
Dancers resembling Praveen Kumar and Vaibhav Arekar (Bharatanatya), Prateeksha Kashi (Kuchupudi), Madhu Nataraj (Kathak), Arushi Mudgal (Odissi), Kapila Venu (Koodiyattam) will likely be part of this on-line occasion.
Manu, who’s the daughter of dancer Dr Lalitha Srinivasan, the founding father of the dance faculty will helm the competition. “The way forward for our dance and tradition is within the arms of the subsequent technology. We have to assist these younger dancers hold their ardour for the artwork. Nitya Nitya additionally provides a platform for younger dancers to share their imaginative and prescient, preparedness and views for the best way ahead.”
That is the thirty second version of the competition in line with Manu. “It was began by my mom. She additionally taught me. I see her as a pioneer within the subject of dance. She instituted this competition three many years in the past to deliver dancers from all around the nation on a standard platform.”
“This yr we’re going digital in lecture demonstration mode. The competition is open to any dance patron. We hope children will take part on this competition, particularly those that want to take dance as a occupation. Because the competition is within the digital format, we hope younger folks will be capable of interact with it.”
Manu believes there are execs and cons to on-line courses. “We would miss out on instructing the finer nuances on-line. Digital courses are good as a result of in the course of the lockdown it was one of the best ways to propagate performing arts. We, as lecturers too, are arising with strategies to make the method of digital studying higher. This platform works greatest for the abhinaya side of dance, dialogue, theoretical side of dance and the large attain the medium has.”
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