Timeless India

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Posted 2023-08-21 by Vanessafollow

Fri 29 Sep 2023 - Sat 30 Sep 2023

From Vedic Wisdom to Bollywood Brilliance

The acclaimed creators of I am Ravana, Antaryana and Swan Festival of Lights, invite you to an unforgettable extravaganza, Timeless India. Two exclusive performances on 29th and 30th September at the Kingsway Christian College Auditorium. Tickets are now on sale.

Timeless India is a spellbinding fusion of traditional Indian music and dance, featuring the participation of 100+ local and international artists, students, teachers, and professional musicians, delivering an enchanting voyage from the mystical echoes of the Vedic period to the exhilarating beat of modern Bollywood.

This grand spectacle reimagines and recontextualises Indian classical music and dance and seeks to illustrate how music and dance have historically acted as a cultural thread, creating a tangible link between generations and presenting a dynamic narrative of our shared humanity.

Grounded in different traditions and forms, this performance is multi-disciplinary fusing the past with the present, maestros with emerging artists creating a new art form. Expect a symphony of sound and rhythm that pulses with the heart of India, accompanied by 30 dancers who will inject life into the performance, their fluid movements embodying the adaptability and versatility of traditional Indian art forms.

Timeless India is proud to work with local specialist groups Ganesha Samskruthi Vadhyakala Samithi (Chenda Melam), Abhinaya School of Kuchipudi, and Bhangra Rulez, whose talents and expertise bring added authenticity and richness to the stage.

Audiences will be taken on a journey from the graceful moves of Bharata Natyam to the rhythmic beats of Bhangra, from the mystical allure of Sufi music to the invigorating steps of Dandiya, and from the commanding energy of the Manipuri drum dance to the storytelling prowess of Kathak. Along the way, it also resonates with the wisdom of Kabir, Abhang, and Tagore's soulful poetry

A tour-de-force of artistic expression, Timeless India is a heartfelt tribute to the country's enduring cultural heritage. Each art form, each verse, and each note contributes to the grand tapestry that is Timeless India. Together, they embody the diversity, dynamism, and vibrancy of Indian culture, creating an evolving cultural narrative that is as mesmerising as it is enlightening.

Don't miss this monumental production which showcases the rich diversity of India's cultural traditions, through dance, music, and poetry. Purchase your tickets now at https://events.humanitix.com/timeless-india

Tickets are priced as follows:
  • Tier 1: $80
  • Tier 2: $60
  • Tier 3: $40
  • Group bookings: A discount of 10% is available across all tiers.

    Kingsway Christian College 157 Kingsway, Darch WA 6065, Australia

    About the Organisers
    SMV was established by our founder the late Swami Shantanand Saraswati to promote art and culture in various forms, and knowledge in general, with the same ethos of “art for art's sake? and service to the community through the arts and culture. SMV has been instrumental in spreading Indian art and culture by organising festivals and producing and presenting world-renowned Indian artists in performance and workshop structures. SMV has also organised and hosted many events around Perth, such as the Swan Festival of Lights, Culture Box at Beaufort and concerts by world-class artists like Pandit Kumar Bose and Dr. L. Subramaniam. Over the past 42 years, SMV has staged internationally acclaimed dance and music productions such as Swan Lake, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Lady White Snake, Ramayana, The Legend of Mahsuri, and Naad Brahma in Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, India and the USA. SMV collaborates with various artists within Australia and internationally on joint works and productions. For more information on SMV please see https://www.smv.org.au

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