Nisha Rajagopal / Priyadarsini Govind & Anjana Anand @ Indika
28 Jul 2013 | 19:30 until 21:30
The Capstone Theatre
Nisha Rajagopal Carnatic vocal
Bangalore Prathap Ghatam
R.N. Prakash mridangam
Nisha Rajagopal is an emerging Carnatic vocalist. Originally from Canada, she moved to India to pursue her dream of becoming a musician, and she is now widely regarded as one of the finest Carnatic vocalists of her generation. She performs a selection of beautiful classical ragas accompanied by Bangalore Prathap on ghatam (clay pot) and R.N. Prakash on mridangam.
Priyadarsini Govind Bharatanatyam
Anjana Anand Bharatanatyam
Priyadarsini Govind and Anjana Anand perform a duet of Bharatanatyam in addition to a selection of solo pieces.
Priyadarsini Govind is among the very best Bharatanatyam dancers of India. Her mesmerising performances take audiences on a journey of emotion experienced through a range of amazing dance works.. Priyadarsini is known for her brilliant form and grace, and is widely admired for her unique ability to tell stories through her expertise in Abhinaya – the ability to communicate words, thoughts, ideas and emotions through facial expression.
Anjana Anand represents the next generation of talented Bharatanatyam dancers. A graduate of the legendary Kalakshetra Foundation in Chennai, she is a talented performer and choreographer, with recent works being presented in Singapore and Sri Lanka. Her poise and grace are only matched by her energy, making her an engaging and inspirational dancer to watch.“When Priyadarsini Govind puts on a show, she pours everything into it – especially her eyes”. The New York Times
Box office information
The Capstone Theatre, Liverpool Hope University, 17 Shaw Street, L6 1HP
0151 291 3949