Navarasa Dance Theatre: Encounter

The best physical theatre out of India, Encounter is a story about an Indigenous woman, Dopdi, and her community’s struggle to uphold the Indigenous life and her defiance against injustice. Encounter, created for the stage by Aparna Sindhoor,    S M Raju and Anil Natyaveda, is a tribute to the Indigenous peoples history around the world. A presentation with “Diwali in B.C.”
Moving tales from Navarasa troupe…they incorporate modern dance, Indian martial arts, aerial dance, Bollywood’s pop influences – all with an eye for originality” –The Boston Globe      It combines a timeless, mythic presentational style with a charged political message that’s strangely contemporary” – Los Angeles Theatre Review
8:00 p.m. October 17 – 21  7:00 p.m. October 22
York Theatre, 639 Commercial Drive
Tickets: thecultch.com   604.251.1363

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