Kathak Performance by Nidhika and Sonali Loomba
Bengaluru 26th December 2023: Nidhika and Sonali Loomba will be presenting their Kathak duet on Friday 29th December, 6:30 pm at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Bengaluru. This event is organized and supported by ICCR under Every Friday Cultural Evening Program (EFCEP).
The duo are students of renowned Kathak artists Shri Hari and Smt Chethana Hari, Noopur Performing Art Center, Bengaluru . The dancing duo began their journey in 2006 and consider their Guru’s as their greatest blessings.
With the support and encouragement from their gurus, the dancing sisters have established themselves as soloists and as duet performers on various prestigious platforms across the globe. Through their dance school “Kaladharaa Dance” – established in the United States, they preserve and promote Indian classical Arts through regular trainings, performances and collaborative works.
The duo has performed in TEDx, the New York Kathak Festival, Kerala Arts and Crafts Village, NCPA Varkala to name a few.
With their rigorous training and exposure to Kathak, they wish to delve deeper into its nuances and aims to present its works that communicate beyond cultures and languages.
Most recently, the dancing sisters presented their latest production “Anhad- A Journey of a Seeker” at the Erasing Borders Dance Festival in New York, in September 2023 and received rave reviews.