Spanda @ The Lowry
19 May 2013 | 17:00 until 19:00
The Lowry, Quays Theatre
Bharatanatyam group choreographed and led by Leela Samson
Vibrations in Bharatanatyam
India’s highly acclaimed Bharatanatyam dance group ‘Spanda’ performs a selection of their most striking and innovative works.
Spanda presents Bharatanatyam, one of the most magnificent dance forms of India, in a fresh and imaginative new way. Created and choreographed by world-renowned dancer Leela Samson, Spanda’s distinctive choreography rediscovers the essence of Bharatanatyam, highlighting its beauty through the use of subtle patterns and movements, and focusing both the dancer and audience on the beauty to be found in stillness.
Featuring six brilliant dancers, including Leela Samson, Spanda moves through dynamic group and solo choreography, with music by brilliant upcoming composers,all the while exploring new avenues of creativity in Bharatanatyam.
“It was meditative, breathtaking and spectacular. I have to confess that even though I am not a connoisseur of Indian Classical dance SPANDA … made a convert of me”. Houston South Asian Lifestyle Society News
Milapfest is proud to present the UK premiere of Spanda.
Stalls & Tier £10
Tier 1 £8
Tier 2 £6
Box office information
The Lowry, Pier 8, Salford Quays, M50 3AZ
0843 208 6010