Kathak Legend Pandit Birju Maharaj to Launch Dance Program!

Kathak Legend Pandit Birju Maharaj to Launch Dance Program!

Living legend of Kathak Pandit Birju Maharaj will join GEMS Dubai in launching an Indian Performing Arts program for students
Date 29 April 2019
Kathak Legend Pandit Birju Maharaj to Launch Dance Program!

GEMS Modern Academy (GMA) Dubai along with Malhaar Centre for Performing Arts (MCPA) will be launching an Indian Performing Arts program as part of the core curriculum in the school for their students. To launch the program, they will be bringing Kathak legend Pandit Birju Maharaj to the GMA auditorium on Monday, April 29 at 11am.

The program is intented to bring in Indian classical performing arts as an integrated curriculum in the primary school, so that young students can be exposed to and learn about the intricacies and beauty behind Indian classical music and dance. Birju Maharaj comes from a long line of Indian classical dancers, as he is a descendant of the Maharaj family of Kathak dancers. He was won several awards and has received honorary doctorate degrees as recognition of his contributions to classical dance in India.

Event NamePandit Birju Maharaj at GEMS Modern Academy
AddressGEMS Modern Academy auditorium
LocalityNad Al Sheba
RegionDubai
CountryUAE
Starting Price0 AED
PerformerPandit Birju Maharaj

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