Saturday, 17 January 2015 to Monday, 19 January 2015

DANs/cE KAPITAL is the only multidisciplinary dance festival in Ottawa. For the past 15 years, the Festival has brought together different dance forms. The 2015 DANs/cE KAPITAL Festival combines traditional Kathak, Indian classical Odissi, contemporary Indian dance, Flamenco dance, live music spoken word, video, and new technologies.

“This year, the Festival brings a world of exciting dance forms to Ottawa audiences,” says DANs/cE KAPITAL Festival founder, distinguished dancer and teacher, Saveeta Sharma. "DANs/cE KAPITAL 2015 connects different dance forms together in one spectacular event that honours the cultural traditions of many of Ottawa's ethnic communities. Simply entertaining, we look forward to again presenting passion and rhythm through the motion of dance.”

This diverse group of professional artists provides an exciting opportunity for Ottawa audiences to see and experience the manifold and intriguing sounds and movements of the world through dance. Audiences can experience professional dance performances, be entertained up close through the movement of the artists, and get a taste of their interpretation of various forms of cultural imperatives.

This year's Festival presents professional and emergent international, national and local artists and companies:

Thank you for your interest in DANs/cE KAPITAL 2015. If you click on a Purchase Admission button below, you will be taken to the show or workshop registration page. Please note that you are purchasing admittance to the show or workshop, not a physical ticket. Please arrive early and present your ID at the door for admittance.

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This event was made possible by the generosity of our sponsors.

Performances

Hemant & Vaishali Panwar – “An Evening of Kathak”
Saturday, 17 January 2015 07:30 PM
University of Ottawa, Academic Hall, 135 Séraphin-Marion (West side entrance only)
$25
La Otra Orilla: Myriam Allard in “Flamenco Fantasies”
Sunday, 18 January 2015 07:30 PM
University of Ottawa, Academic Hall, 135 Séraphin-Marion (West side entrance only)
$25

Performer Bios

Sinha Danse: Roger Sinha in “Zeros & Ones”, Sonia St-Michel in “Images of Odissi”
Monday, 19 January 2015 07:30 PM
University of Ottawa, Academic Hall, 135 Séraphin-Marion (West side entrance only)
$25

Performer Bios

Workshops

Kanika Thakar: Kathak dance workshop. Beginners and Intermediate
Saturday, 17 January 2015 02:00 PM
111A Rideau Street, 3rd Floor, Ottawa.
$30
Rumela Kabir: Odissi dance workshop. All levels
Sunday, 18 January 2015 11:00 AM
111A Rideau Street, 3rd Floor, Ottawa.
$30
Roger Sinha: Indian contemporary dance. Advanced
Sunday, 18 January 2015 05:30 PM
111A Rideau Street, 3rd Floor, Ottawa.
$30