Sudeshna Maulik, a kathak practitioner is one of the most promising Indian Classical dancer in Canada today. Endowed with an electrifying presence & total involvement in dance, her performances always speak of a rare intensity & authority. She brings in her dance mastery in Kathak technique that is the fruit of meticulous training under Pt Chitresh Das initiated at the tender age of seven. She continued her training from Bharatiya Kala Kendra, New Delhi and later at Kathak Kendra, New Delhi under the guidance of Kathak legend Padmabhibhushan Birju maharaj. From last few years she had been a part of Kadambs performing unit (Padmashri Kumidini Lakhias Dance company.) & was learning the finer nuances of choreography & the art form from the great visionary of modern Kathak
Having imbibed from her teachers the best of different traditions she blossomed a style thats distinctly her own & had been a part of numerous productions in India and abroad sponsored by the I.C.C.R., I.T.D.C, International Dance Companies etc. She is a graded artiste in Delhi Doordarshan (National Telivision) and has performed in C.P.C. (Central production centre) in different ballets choreographed by Guru Pt. Birju Maharaj Ji, Kumudini lakhia and Aditi Mangal Das Etc
Currently she resides in Montreal, Canada, continuing her Dance odyssey through collaboration, performance and teaching.
Guest residents: events included.
Non-residents: $15 per event
For more information about Sudeshna Maulik visit her website www.sudeshna.org.