Brahma Gana Sabha in association with NaMaargam presents Swappnam, a dance production by Krithika Subrahmanian and team performing to the tunes of Isaignani Ilayaraja on 7.00 pm Friday, 3rd June 2016 at Narada Gana Sabha, T.T.K Road Alwarpet
Swappnam dance presentation focusing on the connection of dreams and Shiva the eternal truth. Through the various dreams one has, however abstract and vibrant, they reaffirm the psychic bond with Shiva consciousness. The Powerful and potent Swappnam explores this world with dreams about Shiva. Swappnam is a fast paced journey into the soporific realms of the mind with dreams acting as the catalyst clarifying the clouded vision of our individual perception.
The dance presentation portrays Shiva as the spark, the male -female synergy and humanity’s tryst with the entire process of creation. With his aura, magnificence and a never ending energy, Shiva fills the dreams of the young and old alike. Through the incorporation of several ragas, and symphonic orchestra, Ilayaraja manages to take us on a surrealistic journey of divine music.
In short, Swappnam is a presentation of a collection of dreams that depicts that Shiva is the eternal truth
About Krithika Subrahmanian
Trained in the pure lineage of the Tanjavur Pandallur Bani of Bharatanatyam under the tutelage of Padmashri Dr. Sudharani Raghupathi since the age of seven, Krithika has extensively performed since the age 15 at prominent venues and festivals, solo and group. A senior disciple of her guru, she has performed lead roles in many of her guru’s productions as well as her own choreography. A renowned architect, dancer and designer, Krithika Subrahmanian, is a reputed entrepreneur heading a group of successful companies.
About NaMaargam Dance Company:
NaMaargam Dance Company is an independent and creative studio for dance, established by Chennai-based architect and dancer Krithika Subrahmanian with the support of Sreshta – Sumanth and Co. The focus of the company is to produce high quality presentations in the Pandanallur / Thanjavur schools of Bharatanatyam. NaMaargam Dance Company is committed to creating productions characterized by significant research and quality technical content from the broad spectrum of Hindu ideologies while retaining spontaneity and youthful energy.