July 14, 2015 by Chitresh Das Dance Company & Chhandam School of Kathak
When did you begin your study of Kathak with Chhandam? I began studying Kathak approximately 9 years ago (3rd grade). When did you join the CYDC and why? I joined CYDC in 2009 (7th grade). I joined youth company because I had already been dancing for three years and I was looking for a more […]
July 2, 2015 by Chitresh Das Dance Company & Chhandam School of Kathak
Sneha Patkar, "Dadaji always used to say that knowledge of kathak goes beyond just dance - it requires understanding of history, mathematics, philosophy, and music."
Junior CYDC member Isha Chitre reflects on their 'Deck the Hall' program at Davies Symphony Hall
Sonali Toppur, senior member of the Chitresh Das Youth Company, talks about her experiences growing up with Kathak and her upcoming solo.
CYDC performed in the prestigious Alafia Dance Showcase at the City College of San Francisco on September 29, 2012. CYDC member Sneha Patkar shares her experiences from the show!
On Sept. 22, 2012, the Junior Chhandam Youth Dance Company members performed a stunning collaboration with Japanese Taiko drummers at the Eden Aoba Taiko’s 15th Anniversary Concert. CYDC member, Mayuka Sarukkai shares her thoughts from the experience!