CALENDAR          

January 13 - May 08 Winter 2019 Semester for Kathak & Tabla. Session Spring Break Dates:  Cupertino: April 16 & 17, Dublin/San Ramon: April 03, Marin: April 09, San Francisco: March 27, San Mateo: March 31 

Summer Session Info Coming Soon!

March 23 The Chitresh Das Youth Company is thrilled to be the opening performers for the Ashavari Music Festival presented by Ashavari Performing Arts, featuring Maestro Swapan Chaudhuri (tabla), Sri Rahul Sharma (santoor), Arati Tikekar (vocal) at BAL Theater, San Leandro. Performances starts at 4pm. Tickets

May 12 World Premiere of Aranya Katha Part II, featuring the dancers, faculty and students of the Chitresh Das Institute, choreographed by Artistic Director Charlotte Moraga and in partnership with Stanford University Office of Sustainability. Capucino High School. Tickets

June 29 Ritu Ke Rang - Colors of the Seasons, graduating performance of senior Youth Company members Gouri Bhatnagar, Ishani Chakrbarti, Ruichira Rao, Atmika Sarukkai. Ticket Info Coming Soon

PAST PERFORMANCES

February 2 Chitresh Das Institute performs in SANSKRITI 2019 Annual Festival of Indian Music and Dance, Showcase Theater, San Rafael, 5pm-7:30pm.

December 28 Charlotte Moraga receives “Anugami Award” and performs traditional kathak solo at Pratishruti Festival, Sonarpur, India

December 27 Charlotte Moraga performs traditional kathak solo at the Chowdhury House Conference, Kolkata, India

October 27 FREE EVENT Chitresh Das Institute at the Public Library San Mateo Public Libraries present a Diwali Dance Program with the Chitresh Das Institute at the Foster City Library at 2pm, 1000 East Hillsdale Boulevard in Foster City.

October 20 Chitresh Das Youth Company performs at the 50th Anniversary National Conference for the California Association of Professional Music Teachers at the Marriott Hotel in Torrance.

September 29 & 30 Noor - Music Legends of India & Iran, Z Space, San Francisco World premiere collaboration with Maestro Swapan Chaudhuri and the Lian Ensemble with Houman Pourmehdi, Pirayeh Pourafar, Alireza Shahmohammadi & Mani Bolouri. Opening performance by the Chitresh Das Youth
Company featuring choreography by Artistic Director Charlotte Moraga.

July 14 & 15     U.S. premiere of Sare Nau | San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival 40th Anniversary, San Francisco Opera House, with the Toronto Tabla Ensemble live on stage with Nilan Chaudhuri, William Rossel & Sekhar Sarukkai, music composed by Ritesh Das & choreography by Charlotte Moraga

July 7 Baithak by the Bay (BBB) inaugural performance with solo by Charlotte Moraga at Sunnyside Conservatory with Ranjana Ghatak vocal, Prashant Radhakrishnan, saxophone & Sudhakar Vaidyanathan, tabla, . 

June 16 Triveni, Graduating Youth Company Senior Showcase featuring Shreya Khandewale, Kritika Sharma & Shruti Pai | Evergreen High School, 3300 Quimby Road, San Jose.

May 20    Chitresh Das Institute School Show, Cañada College featuring world premiere of Aranya Katha, Nature, Power, Devotion Part I

January 24  Chitresh Das Youth Company performs at 30th Anniversary national conference of International Association of Blacks in Dance, Aratani Theatre, Los Angeles

November 25, 2017    Chitresh Das Youth Company performs Charlotte Moraga's choreography with Ritesh Das' Toronto Tabla Ensemble, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Canada

 

PERFORMANCE INQUIRIES

For booking inquiries or to learn more about our school, please contact

Tel: 415-342-5691

info@chitreshdasinstitute.org

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