Dancing Monks of Assam – Performance at The Queen

When:
May 2, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
2018-05-02T18:00:00-04:00
2018-05-02T19:30:00-04:00
Where:
The Queen
500 N Market St
Wilmington
DE 19801
Cost:
Pay as you wish at the door.

The Dancing Monks perform Sattriya, a form of dance drama unique to their monastery in Northeast India. They dance to honor the god Vishnu in his flute-playing Krishna incarnation, narrating playful, sensuous, and fantastical episodes of his life as recounted in the ancient epics.

All ages. 

Sponsors

Founded in 2013, Headlong’s Incubated Artist program was created to provide fiscal sponsorship, along with financial management, communications and fundraising advice, subsidized rehearsal space, planning and strategic thinking to dance and theater artists who are women, trans and/or artist persons of color.

Original support for this project was provided to Madhusmita Bora by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, Philadelphia.