Upcoming & Past Events

  • IMPORTANT UPDATE! Bharata Natyam Performance by Shweta Prachande
    Jun 18, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    North Carolina Museum of Art, 2110 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA
    "Shweta Prachande belongs to the new age of millennial dancers who are taking tradition to a world-wide audience open to diverse experiences," says the post in Indian Express.
  • IMPORTANT UPDATE! Shweta Prachande Workshop - Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced Level
    Jun 15, 10:00 AM – Jun 18, 12:00 PM
    In-person or Virtual depending on level
    The Classical dance of Bharata Natyam, with its vast vocabulary of movements and time-tested format gives intense scope for the dancer to delineate expressions into abstract rhythmic sequences as well as evocative narratives.
  • Mata ni Pachedi Advanced
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, Mar 04
    Zoom class
    Mar 04, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM EST
    Zoom class
    “Mata ni Pachedi”, a folk art from the states of Gujarat and Rajasthan in India. The hallmark of this style is creating intricate paintings of feminine divinity, primarily in red and black. The 3-session workshop on March 4, 11 & 18 in collaboration with Ansimit by Sampada will explore ...
  • Mata ni Pachedi
    Thu, Sep 16
    Zoom class
    Sep 16, 2021, 6:00 PM EDT
    Zoom class
    “Mata ni Pachedi”, a folk art from the states of Gujarat and Rajasthan in India. The hallmark of this style is creating intricate paintings of feminine divinity, primarily in red and black. The 3-session workshop on September 17, 23 & 30 in collaboration with Ansimit by Sampada will explore ...
  • Aesthetics of Indian Classical Dance Workshop
    Apr 27, 2021, 9:14 AM – May 16, 2021, 9:00 AM
    Online Event
    This six session workshop on the Aesthetics of Indian Classical Dance takes place from 9 am - 10:30 am and is taught by Mandakini Trivedi,
  • Aesthetics of Indian Classical Dance Workshop
    Apr 24, 2021, 9:00 AM
    Online Event
    This six session workshop on the Aesthetics of Indian Classical Dance takes place from 9 am - 10:30 am and is taught by Mandakini Trivedi,
  • Legacy Series - Aesthetics of Indian Classical Dance
    Mar 20, 2021, 10:00 AM EDT
    Online Event
    Join Leela Foundation for The Legacy Series in which scholars, artists, and performers discuss the legacy of art. Mandakini Trivedi will will communicate the world view that Indian dance provides in simple relatable terms and give clarity to what makes Indian Classical Dance unique.
  • Baithak Series
    Sat, Feb 27
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    Feb 27, 2021, 11:00 AM
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    Presented by Leela Foundation and Sankhya Dance, Baithak Series returns with two classically trained dancers performing two different styles of Indian classical dance.
  • Baitak Series
    Sat, Jan 23
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    Jan 23, 2021, 11:00 AM EST
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    Presented by Leela Foundation and Sankhya Dance, we begin the Baithak Series in the new year with two classically trained dancers performing two different styles of Indian classical dance.
  • The Legacy Series: An Introduction to Contemporary Dance
    Sat, Dec 19
    An Introduction to Contemporary Dance
    Dec 19, 2020, 10:00 AM
    An Introduction to Contemporary Dance
    Leela Foundation is delighted to bring to you The Legacy Series in which scholars, artists, and performers discuss the legacy of art.
  • Baithak Series
    Sat, Oct 17
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    Oct 17, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
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    Leela Foundation presents Baithak Series!! Monthly house concerts to educate students and community on dance and the path traveled by a dancer.
  • Baithak Series
    Sat, Sep 19
    Instagram
    Sep 19, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
    Instagram
    Leela Foundation presents Baithak Series!! Monthly house concerts to educate students and community on dance and the path traveled by a dancer.
  • Baithak Series
    Sat, Aug 08
    Details to follow.
    Aug 08, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
    Details to follow.
    Monthly house concerts to educate students and community on dance and the path traveled by a dancer.
  • Art of the Warlis
    Wed, Jul 15
    Online Event
    Jul 15, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM EDT
    Online Event
    An online introductory workshop.
  • Workshop with Kalaimamani Guru Kalyanasundaram
    Jun 12, 2020, 7:00 PM EDT
    Online event
    Coming from a family of traditional Nattuvanars, Guru Kalayanasundaram embodies the knowledge and wisdom that comes from learning handed down from generation to generation, from lifetime to lifetime.