That! is India
NIRUPAMA -RAJENDRA &
ABHINAVA DANCE COMPANY BANGALORE
Tad-Bharatham is a dance production that features highly cherished aspects of India and her glorious culture that has spread out in a time span of around six thousand years. Tad-Bharatham takes you on a journey through nature and culture using the artistic media of music, dance, and literature. Performed by a brilliant team of ten dancers, the production features elements drawn from India’s classical literature including the epics Ramayana and Mahabharata exploring various sentiments of love, valour, anger, laughter, and celebration.
“One of the Best performances seen in India” – Shri.R.Venkataraman, Former President of India
“ Nirupama & Rajendra have a very infectious passion for art” – Oscar Awardee, Music Composer A. R. Rahman
THE ARTISTIC DIRECTORS
Nirupama and Rajendra, the dynamic and spellbinding dancing couple from Bangalore-India have over the years created a wave of excitement on the Indian dance scene. With their own worldwide successful dance company ‘Abhinava Dance Company’ firmly established as one of India’s most popular and cutting-edge production houses, the duo have been credited with injecting a great deal of innovation, creativity, enthusiasm and imagination to Classical dance. Nirupama & Rajendra are actively involved as dancers, choreographers, artistic directors & producers for over 25 years performing to more than 7 million people across 5 continents.
Program: Tad Bharatham
Text: Shatavadhani Dr.R Ganesh
Music: Praveen D Rao, Mysore Manjunath, Pravin Godkhindi & Anoor Anantha Krishnma Sharma
Choreography: Nirupama & Rajendra, Padmabhushan Kumudini Lakhia
Dancers: Nirupama Rajendra, T D Rajendra, Ashwin J Prabhath, Deepa Devasena, Naveen R Hegde, Neha Seshadrinath, Ramyashree, Rohini Prabhath, Sanjana Ravi and Shreya Vathsa
Technical Director: Ajay Vijendra
ADC Tour Supported By: Infosys Foundation and GMR Group