Performing Arts

Roobaroo 2011

Roobaroo 2011

The Association for India’s Development (AID) hosted their third annual fundraiser Roobaroo 2011 with plenty of fanfare and aplomb on September 24th 2011 at Chabot College Theater in Hayward, California. Headlining the event were Indian Ocean, a famous rock band...
Non-stop Bhangra

Non-stop Bhangra

Folks, I did not come to dance. Armed with a notebook, and a pen, your intrepid reporter was poised at the edge of the crowd ready to observe and faithfully record the proceedings. It was the third Saturday of the month and people were moving their shoulders like...
One Man, One Vision

One Man, One Vision

Given the recent mainstreaming of all things South Asian—including the hip-hop-meets-Indian filmi beats of M.I.A., the canonization of Bollywood kitsch, and even the infiltration of Indian spices into the average American’s palate—it’s no surprise that Fox’s reality...