New York times Dance Review: "Pleasing Deities, and the Eyes, With Storytelling Steps From India"
. . . On Oct. 1 the venerable Leela Samson and Madhavi Mudgal, both based in Delhi, shared a bill at the Asia Society. On Saturday, Aparna Ramaswamy, a younger dancer from Minneapolis, lit up Pace University’s Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts. And at the Ailey Citigroup Theater on Sunday, New York’s own Rajika Puri gave a survey of her work, presented by the South Asian arts organization Navatman.
Together, these concerts afforded a close look at two highly codified dance forms, revealing nuances that can be hard to discern in a single evening.
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