Aakash Odedra choreographed the new Opera 'Sukanya' which was written by maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar and produced by Royal Opera House, London Symphony Orchestra, Curve Theatre. Directed by Suba Das, and the dancers include Sanjukta Sinha Gauri Diwakar Rukmini Vijayakumar Gaurav S S Bhatti. Read the first of the reviews here - [ Telegraph.co.uk Link ]
The rehearsals for The Opera Sukanya are on! We are all looking forward to the premiere of the posthumous opera by Ravi Shankar on 12th May CURVE theatre, Leicester. #kathak #Bharatanatyam #Dance #AakashOdedra
'Aakash Odedra is a beautiful dancer' The Guardian
Aakash performs his latest solos at Sadler's Wells #London on 9th and 10th March 2017 Echoes (by Aditi Mangaldas) and I Imagine (Poetry by Sabrina Mahfouz & Masks by David Poznanter) for more info/tickets...
As a dyslexic I have always found written English difficult, but inside I always had something to say. By gesturing through hands and eyes, I found I could say things with my body that I could not say in any other way.
Have you met the characters that Aakash embodies in "I Imagine" yet? Here's a taster of the incredible monologue from one character to the other.
"I Imagine" -in double bill with the exhilarating kathak piece "Echoes", is on tonight and tomorrow at Warwick Arts Centre.
Don't miss out: [ Aakashodedra.co.uk Link ]