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IPAC to mark Apsaras Arts’ ten year celebration

Singapore-based Apsaras Arts has announced the 10th anniversary celebration of their Indian Performing Arts Convention (IPAC) this year.

Upcoming

Upcoming and professional Singapore artistes to feature in the SIFAS Festival of Arts 2021

Supported by the National Arts Council (NAC), the Festival aims to celebrate Indian Classical Arts in Singapore and will take place from...

Singapore

Apsaras Arts Dance Company comes together with Wild Rice for a unique look at the life of refugees through theatre, poetry and Bharatanatyam

Agathi was conceptualised and is directed by Kumarasamy. It features choreography by Mohanapriyan Thavarajah, dramaturgy by Ivan Heng of...

Singapore

Apsaras Arts honours founder Neila Sathyalingam through Endowment Award and Festival 2021

Apsaras Arts honours founder Neila Sathyalingam through Endowment Award and Festival 2021

Singapore

Soo Mei Fei: A Singaporean dancer who is transcending cultural barriers to portray love through Bharatanatyam

The 24 year-old Bharatanatyam dancer is set to present her debut performance on January 26 at the Blackbox in Goodman Arts Centre.

Singapore

In Pics: Classical musicians delight in Chakra-thon performances at Kalaa Utsavam 2020

Highlighting the rich variety of Indian classical music, Kalaa Utsavam's Chakra-thon event features performances from a host of artistes.

Kalaa Utsavam 2020

Art belongs to both the creator and the audience: NAC Paul Tan

In an @work interview with Connected to India, Tan shares about NAC’s relentless hard work in creating a vibrant arts scene in Singapore,...

IHC Culture Fest 2020 Spotlight - @work

Taking Ramayana on a Chinese opera odyssey: Dr Chua Soo Pong

Spotlight interview with Dr Chua Soo Pong, doyen of Chinese opera in Singapore, who received international acclaim for his adaptation of...

IHC Culture Fest 2020 Spotlight - @work

New NAC filmlet celebrates 7 Singaporean artists including Cultural Medallion recipient Santha Bhaskar

Launched as part of the #SGCultureAnywhere campaign, the 30-second piece showcases the wonder of Singapore’s art.

Singapore

Invoking peace and joy to the world through dance in the time of coronavirus

A dance to heal the world by 22 artists from from Singapore and Australia trained in Bharatanayam and Kathak performing to "Lokah Samastha...

Entertainment

Art in the times of coronavirus - ICCR launches art competition

The objective of the competition is to promote art in India and the world during the COVID-19 stay home quarantines and lockdowns.

Covid-19

Kalaivani and Aarthi channel strength and grace for the Raga 2020 Odissi performance

Connected to India speaks to dancers Kalaivani Kumareswaran and Aarthi Subhash in this special Spotlight interview on their upcoming...

Entertainment Spotlight - @work

Multi-talented Srividya and Vaishnavi's dance compositions to take centrestage at Raga 2020

Srividya Sriram, accomplished Carnatic violinist and vocalist and Vaishnavi Anand talented Bharatanatyam dancer and vocalist, speak about...

Singapore Spotlight - @work

Aditi Mangaldas explores the human body through Inter_rupted

Inter_rupted is an exploration of the human body, its fragility, disintegration, resilience, vulnerability, inevitability and renewal.

Kalaa Utsavam 2019

Apsaras Arts to showcase two Indian classical dance performances in Singapore this weekend

The Darshana-Intimate Dance Series by Apsaras Arts returns with two performances, of Bharatanatyam and Kathak, this weekend

Singapore

“A dream is a wish the heart makes”

‘Umeed: Colors of Hope' is a solo kathak production that depicts the story of a young girl navigating her journey through mental health,...

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The unique love story of Ravana and Mandodari told through dance

‘Thari – Bound By The Soul’ explores the concept of the ‘red thread of fate’ through the interesting, and hardly ever talked...

Entertainment

India, France, USA unite through dance in Singapore

If this isn’t a shining example of India’s soft power then what is? Singaporean founder of an Indian performing arts institute...

Singapore