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Rakesh Sai Babu in Dandi.© Darial Sneed. (Click image for larger version)

Erasing Borders Festival of Indian Dance – New York

But the highlight of the evening—in part because of its novelty— were the two dances performed by Rakesh Sai Babu, the young male dancer specializing in the much less familiar Chhau dance style…

Kathak soloist Bageshree Vaze.© Darial Sneed. (Click image for larger version)

Erasing Borders Festival of Indian Dance – New York

…remarkable, offering a two-hour program of five diverse Indian dance styles, showing a balance of narrative and pure dance works, in an exciting mix of solos, duets, and ensemble performances. The quality of the dancing was high.

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