Rangoli Dance Company
Artistic Director, Choreographer, & Founder - Malathi Iyengar
Artistic Director -- Lakshmi Iyengar
Shivaya Promo Reel
Editing by Farah Z. Khalid
Filmed by Perfect Video
Music by Embar Kannan
Violin - Embar Kannan
Mridangam and Percussion Arrangement - Gurumurthy G.
Vocal -- Faiyaz Khan
Tabla -- D. Praveen Rao
Morsing & Khanjira -- Srihari Rangaswamy
Cymbals -- Malathi Iyengar
'Shivaya' (Premiere -- August 28, 2010 Nate Holden Performing Arts Center, Los Angeles)
Malathi Iyengar is the recipient of Lester Horton Dance Award -- 2010 for Outstanding Achievement in World Dance 'Shivaya'
'Shivaya', a thematic presentation is in honor of the five great elements (Earth, Water, Fire, Air, & Space), sacred five syllables and the universe's sound, stillness and movement.
Lighting Design by Eileen Cooley
Bharatanatyam & Structured Improvisation -- Malathi Iyengar
Modern, Ballet, African -- Ronald Burton
Martial Arts -- Renjith Babu Choorakkad
Kathak & Chhau -- Murali Mohan K.
Dancers from India - Renjith Babu, Krishna Chari, Murali Mohan K., Kirti Ramgopal, & Parshwanath Upadhye,
Rangoli Dance Company - Sheila Aula, Alia Bartlett, Ronald Burton, Sanam Chalan, Shayan Chalan, Anjali Gopalan, Lakshmi Iyengar, Malathi Iyengar, Hema Iyer, Sumathi Nanguneri, Navia Natarajan, Sandhya Rajan, Aarti Rao, Anisha Rao, Akshaya Sekhar, Chirag Sumathi, Dhruv Sumathi, Soumya Sundaresh & Nishitha Viswanathan.
Costume Design -- Lakshmi Iyengar
Costume Construction for Shivaya -- Tushar Bhatt & Murali Mohan K
Set Design -- Suresh Iyengar
Rangoli Logo Design -- Malathi Iyengar
Shivaya: 25 Years of Creativity & Excellence" is supported in part by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Arts Commission & the Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles.
A Presentation of Rangoli Foundation for Art & Culture
Copyright -- Rangoli Foundation