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The Jamaica Dance Festival: Sonali Skandan & Jiva Dance
June 2 @ 7:30 pmFree
The legacy of dance in Jamaica, Queens is rich but only somewhat storied. The Jamaica Dance Festival celebrates Jamaica’s rich dance legacy — and its dynamic future — and does so in grand fashion! Sonali Skandan & Jiva Dance is an exciting dance company based on the Indian Classical form of Bharatanatyam. It is the professional dance company of Jiva Performing Arts, an organization based in NYC, which seeks to educate and present the classical music and dance of India. The Company has performed in venues throughout the US to much audience and critical acclaim. The Company is under the Artisic Direction of Sonali Skandan, who is one of the prominent up and coming dancers of Bharatanatyam based outside of India.