Sruti presents Malavika Sarukkai in "Ganga Nitya Vaahini (The Eternal River)"
Internationally acclaimed dancer Malavika Sarukkai returns to U.S. for a limited engagement in Philadelphia
Canary is providing media relations for Malavika Sarukkai’s performance of Ganga: Nitya Vaahini (The Eternal River), presented by Sruti, The India Music & Dance Society.
Taking audiences on an “unearthly journey” (New York Times), internationally acclaimed dancer Malavika Sarukkai returns to the U.S. to share her mastery of the Indian dance form, Bharatanatyam. Accompanied by live music, Sarukkai’s transfixing and “phenomenally precise” (Washington Post) performance tells the stories of the banks of India’s holy river – of lovers embracing along the shore, a priest performing a spirited ritual and the river’s currents pulling toward the Bay of Bengal.
SRUTI, The India Music and Dance Society is a non-profit 501(C)(3) organization based in the Philadelphia region and founded in 1986. Sruti’s principal mission is to promote and present Indian classical music and dance. In addition SRUTI seeks to educate the Philadelphia community at large about Indian arts.
PHILADELPHIA — Sruti, The India Music and Dance Society presents the first Philadelphia-area performance by internationally acclaimed dancer Malavika Sarukkai on April 12. The New York Times hails the “clarity of Ms.