Katha Dance Theatre — Ritusamhara – The Seasons

Thursday, March 1, 2018
10:30 am – 11:20 am

The O'Shaughnessy

Saint Catherine's University

2004 Randolph Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55105

Date change from Friday, March 1, 2018

Description: Katha Dance Theatre presents two works in the tradition of Kathak Indian dance. The form originated in Hindu temples as a means of portraying epic tales—poetry combined with rhythmic movement.

Ritusamhara — The Seasons written by the great poet Kalidasa 17 centuries ago. Original music composed by Sharat Chandra Srivastava, New Delhi, India, with choreography by Rita Mustaphi.

Baromase Tero Parbon celebrates 13 festivals in 12 months. Performed by hidden talents from the Minnesota Bengali community depicting seasons through its festivals.

Target age range: recommended for ages 13 and up

Cost per child/student: $5, free for students ages 13 and up
Cost per adult/educator: $5, free for educators accompanying students ages 13 and up

Registration: complete the inquiry form at oshag.stkate.edu/school-events/ to request tickets

Parent/guardian/educator policy: All children must be accompanied by a parent or other responsible adult.
Sibling policy: Everyone in attendance must have a ticket regardless of age. Parents are asked to use their best judgment as to whether or not their younger children will be disruptive to other audience members.

For more information, contact Nora Bengel, Events Manager, at 651-690-6743 or email njbengel(at)stkate.edu or visit oshag.stkate.edu/for-teachers/.


Information subject to change. Please check with The O'Shaughnessy for the most current information.