Date(s) - Aug 4, 2018
James Armstrong Theater
In dedication to Smt. Lakshmi Shakar, Guru Viji Prakash & The Shakti Dance Company present Shyama: A dance drama by Nobel Laureate, Rabindranath Tagore. A cast of 19 dancers and live musicians brings to life one of Tagore’s compositions, Shyama, a romantic drama that weaves together two tragic love stories. Between the lines of the tale of love and betrayal, Tagore demonstrates his political musings on pre-independence India, examining themes of social and political themes that remain relevant today.