"Dream, Dream, Dream! Conduct these dreams into thoughts and then transform them into action."
- Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Chandigarh to organise Bhangra Utsav on June 1

01-06-2017 05:00 AM | Lathika Saju | My Indian Dream


Chandigarh to organise Bhangra Utsav on June 1 | My Indian Dream

The Art & Cultural Affairs Department, Haryana, has partnered with New Theatre for organizing the Bhangra Utsav which will commence on June 1

Bhangra lovers are going to rejoice as Chandigarh is all set to host the Bhangra Utsav on June 1. This Utsav is an initiative by New Theatre that strives to bring on the common ground the young, senior citizens, students with special needs, underprivileged children, working professionals, legendary folk dancers and musicians.

New Theatre is a nonprofit folk dance regional development cultural association which has been promoting talent, heritage and culture for the last 20 years. In the past two years, it has been conducting workshops for people belonging to different sections of the society so that they understand and appreciate the beauty of folk forms of Punjab.

President of New Theatre, Pritpal Singh Sodhi states that this Utsav will not only connect people to their roots, but it is also a way to connect with each other through dance.

The Utsav will showcase yoga techniques demonstrated by special students, a performance by underprivileged children, gidha by youth and senior citizens, a harvest dance, a special performance by legendary folk dancers of Punjab who have contributed towards the dance form in the past four decades and many more folk forms.

There will also be a show by well-known musicians who will perform to the tune of folk instruments that are on the verge of extinction.



  whatsup_share
About the Author

https://www.myindiandream.in/./upload/56_Lathika_Saju.jpg


I love to read and am passionate about writing. I like to absorb ideas and information and spread it among my readers. After all, knowledge is always an asset.
Support the Initiative

Buy the My Indian Dream merchandise to support our various initiatives. The premium merchandise enables you to make a statement in style as well as enable our efforts.