April 17, 2010
St. Louis, Missouri
The 2nd St. Louis Indian Dance Festival showcased dance forms from the East Indian subcontinent and featured more than 55 performing artists and over 15 dance performances. The inclusion of Irish dance and Spanish Flamenco added an international flavor to the festival.
“On Saturday evening, the audience was dazzled by Asha Dwarka, Chitra Kalyandurg, and Lavanya Thamire, artists from Kuchipudi Kalanidhi, Washington D.C, whose amazing expressions, footwork, and choreography was captivating. Apart from the routine dance number, they performed Nostalgia, a composition of Yanni, with elegance and brought an aura of rare creativity with Kuchipudi …” – Narthaki.com