Kathak is a traditional dance form from Northern part of India which originated from the tradition of story telling/ story tellers or kathakaars. The art form has rhythmic foot work, hand gestures, facial expression and lots of interpretation through movement revealing various emotions. Kathak has various gharanas ( styles) but this particular class will focus on Lucknow gharana, one of the celebrated styles in Kathak originating from the temples to the courts and then explored and excavated it further to make it more today and contemporary.
In this class the learners will learn basic, intermediate and advance practice of Kathak, and follow the syllabus of Kathak practice as done in India in a Kathak dance module. As this class is affiliated with Rhythmosaic Dance Academy, originally located in India, Kolkata the exam will be conducted from Rhythmosaic in association with exam board of Rhythmosaic Dance Academy, India.
- 10-11am – Level Basic
- 1-3pm – Level Basic/Intermediate
£7 per class (£3 discount when block booking)