“The lamps are different, but the light Is the same.” Rumi
Yatra is one such journey, where two classical Indian dancers discover andassimilate the nuances of their respective dance forms. Tanveer Alam is trainedin Kathak, a style renowned for its complex footwork, dynamic pirouettes, andexpressions. Harikishan S. Nair is trained in Kuchipudi, a style distinguished byits its intricate hand gestures, sculptural poses, and theatricality.
Premiered at Ragamala Calgary (2018)
Choreography and performance: Tanveer Alam and Harikishan S. Nair