Seeta Patel with NYDC and Kadam Dance place contemporary and classical South Asian dance on an equal footing in the Dance Dialogues project running currently at Hymers College in Hull.
It has been a bumper year for the South Asian dance community. We congratulate those recognised in the Honours bestowed by the Queen; and reflect on the achievements of a number of others.
The second dance Darbar Festival at Sadler's Wells provides some food for thought
Dancer Sooraj Subramaniam is unsettled by the popular and potent Childish Gambino video, 'This is America'.
A moment of suspension, the calm before the storm...Sooraj gives a poetic description of the gathering and focussing of energy before its release in a movement we will all recognise.