News & Notes
World Dance Day Celebrations
Dance aficionados of Bangalore and even some not so inclined towards dance will likely consider 28 April as a day to cherish. That'was the day on which they became part of the celebration of World Dance Day at the Chitrakala Parishat in Bangalore.
Most of them wanted to spend time enjoying the various activities, relaxing on the sprawling lawns, savouring some good food and health drinks, watching a movie in the evening and being there for the interesting evening performances too. It was a carnival all right.
The organisers of the event, tandem dancers Nirupama and Rajendra of the Abhinava Arts Center and sponsors Aparajitha Entel Power, had found the inspiration for the all-day affair in the suggestion made by the International Dance Council (CID) of UNESCO that the importance of dance to society be conveyed through a daylong celebration tied to World Dance Day.
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