Intro to Bharatanatyam - Classical Indian Dance
In this workshop the students are going to be introduced to the basic technique and expression of Bharatanatyam - indian classical dance from the south of India. They will work steps of pure technique called "jathis", that are characterized as geometrically rigorous body movements, and will also work the "abhinaya", the expression, where the dancer tells a story through several "mudras" - hand positions, as well has facial and corporal expressions.
Artist who works mostly through sculpture and indian classical dance - Bharatanatyam. She dances Bharatanatyam since 2009 with her teacher Tarika Valli, in Lisbon, Portugal.