Hemantika Kathak Festival: images of woman in classical Indian dresses dancing, interspersed with text advertising performances, debate, workshop and film
Sat 2 Nov - Sun 3 Nov

Hemantika Kathak Festival 2019

Sujata Banerjee Dance Company (SBDC) presents UK's much-anticipated dance festival. Now in its fourth year, Hemantika 2019 will feature rarely seen and specially created collaborations across the rich variety of Indian classical dance styles.

Watch performances by some of UK’s best established and emerging artists:


  • Kathak & Odissi duet by Urja Thakore and Parvati Rajamani     
  • Kathak & Uday Shankar style duet by Vidya Patel and Protima Chatterjee     
  • Kathak & Bharatnatyam trio by Veidika Chohan, Uma Venkataraman and Sundaresan Ramesh
  • Kathak & Kuchipudi duet by Saloni Saraf and Aishwarya Rajarshi    
  • SBDC student performances


  • Mohiniattam & Bharatnatyam jugalbandi: Performed by Upahaar School of Dance
  • Jugalbandi of Kathak gharanas: Performed by Ashwini Kalsekar and Jaina Modasia
  • Specially commissioned Chhau group dance: Performed by senior SBDC students
  • SBDC student performances
  • Surprise guest artist

Hemantika Festival 2019 is supported by Arts Council England and Akademi.


Venue: Pentland Theatre

Running Times: 6.30 - 8.30pm (Saturday), 5 - 7pm (Sunday)

Booking Info

One Day: £17.50 / £12.50 conc

Two Days: £30 / £20 conc

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  • Sat 2 Nov 20196.30pm
  • Sun 3 Nov 20195.00pm

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