Silver Jubilee Celebration
Argent Journey of Nadroop: ‘Celebrating Kathak’ Silver Jubilee Year
A unique blend of classicism and grandeur, showcasing a wide spectrum of sixty dancers in a grand spectacle, performed in May, 2012
Seminar on Personalised Aesthetics organised by Nadroop, in association with Lalit Kala Kendra, Pune University and Ministry of Culture, showcasing nice Kathak Artists and their performances from all over India; held on 26th, 27th, 28th Sept, 2012.
Confluence…Peed Parayi Jaane Re
Life story of Kasturba Gandhi unfolding through traditional Kathak and a live Austrian Jazz Orchestra, comprising of 13 Jazz musicians, performed in November 2012 at Pune and Bangalore.
Roop Bandh Festival
A classical dance festival showcasing young accomplished dancers – held from 1st – 3rd March in association with Maharashtra Cultural Centre, Pune – in reverence to the inherent classicism, stylisation and codification that classical dance forms represent.
Performance tour in Austria
Presentation of ‘Confluence’, fusion compositions and traditional Kathak by a troupe of 15 artists, in various cities across Austria in May 2013.
A tribute to legendary Kathak Guru Mohanraoji Kallianpurkar to commemorate his birth centenary year 1985 – 2013.
In August 2013, a Seminar was held, where various artist scholars, critics spoke on the various facets of the great Guru’s personality and his contribution– as a Guru, as a dancer, as a scholar, as a musician, as a composer, as a critic etc. An exhibition featuring a compilation of numerous essays, articles written by and about Mohanraoji and rare photographs was put up. Mohanraoji was also remembered through his compositions that were restructured, reformed and presented by his disciples & various dancers from Pune.
Ateet ki Parchhaiyan
Conclusion of the Silver Jubilee Celebrations through choreography on the great epic of Mahabharataa, with an aesthetic meld of 7 classical dance styles.