Out of the Shadows: A Colored Solidarity | Carnegie Mellon University | Dance | Pittsburgh City Paper


Out of the Shadows: A Colored Solidarity

When: Wed., May 3, 4:30-6 p.m. 2017

An original work of Bharatanatyam, an Indian classical dance form, this performance tells the story of a prominent Indian feminist and anti-colonial activist, Kamaladevi Chattopadhyaya, as she confronts racism in Louisiana in 1940. A powerfully moving work of dance that blends forgotten history with original music, poetry, and motion, Out of the Shadows will be performed by renowned dancer and choreographer, Anjal Chande. Free and open to the public.

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