Mahatma Gandhi

A multimedia dance ballet

Nrityalaya presented a dance ballet depicting the ideology of the Indian freedom fighter Mahatma Gandhi.  While it premiered in the U.S., the troupe traveled to India and South Africa in subsequent years to perform and honor Gandhi's legacy and his work towards civil rights and freedom.

Team Members: Neha Agarwal, Pallavi Das, Neeraja Balachander, Sanchari Ghosh, Aditi Kolhekar, Maanasi Mistry, Shipra Mehrotra, Sreya Mitra, Anjana Mohanty, Neeta Pal, Kosha Parekh, Ushma Patel and the Guru, accompanied by Mamta Kukreti and Krishna S. Murti

Performances in the U.S.


Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center

Montgomery College

51 Mannakkee St, Rockville, Maryland 20850

Performances Abroad

December 2007 - January 2008

Chennai, Pondicherry, New Delhi

August 2010

South Africa


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