Natraj Dance Academy
Natraj Dance Academy - Kalbelia
U.Dance on Stage
Choreographed by Dr. Piyali Basu. Filmed and edited by Reva Mehta, Chandrika Krishnaprasad and Sreelan Elavakkal.
Music: Kalya Kood Padyo Mele Main. Composer: Nirmal Mishra.
Singer: Ms Seema Mishra.
This piece is based on traditional Kalbelia, a form of Indian Folk dance which presents the creative adaptation of the community of snake charmers from Rajasthan, in India. The piece incorporates the use of traditional Rajasthani metal plates and pots. Kalbelia songs originate from stories of mythology as well as folklore.