DANs/cE KAPITAL Festival 2015
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: