Chatpati Mela 2018
12:00pm Chatpati Mela Opening with Emcee Trisha Sakhuja (Co-Founder & CEO of Brown Girl Magazine) & Chhaya’s Executive Director, Annetta Seecharran
12:25pm Malani Srinivasan & Dancers, (Bharatanatyam)
12:45pm Udichi (Bengali Folk Dance)
1:00pm Dance Theater of Nepal (Dance)
1:15pm Dance Theater of Nepal (Sarangi Instrumental Music)
1:45pm Dance Theater of Nepal (Nepali Songs)
2:00pm Community Leadership Awards Presented by Queens Borough President, Melinda Katz: Community Impact, “India Home, Dr. Vasundhara Kalasapudi”
2:15pm Parijat Desai and Dance In The Round (A Garba Triptych, followed by garba lessons for the audience)
2:45pm Sharif Rabby (Hindi and Bangla music)
3:00pm Community Leadership Award: Arts and Activism, “Rajkumari Cultural Center”
3:15pm PaniPuri Eating Contest
3:25pm Chitra Singh, (Kirtan)
3:50pm Cloe Andrade – Masala Bhangra (Bhangra Dance Lessons)
4:00pm MeenMoves, Growing Pains (Contemporary Dance)
4:15pm Karma (Bollywood dance)
4:35pm PaniPuri Eating Contest
4:45pm Habibi Express (Bollywood)
5:00pm Trisha Sakhuja Closing Remarks!
12:30-1:15pm Schools of Hope: Bookmaking Workshop
1:30-2:00pm Bharatanatyam Class with Malini Srinivasan
2:30-3:15pm Schools of Hope: Bookmaking Workshop
How to get here?
Take E, F, M, R , get off at 74th Street/Roosevelt Avenue, walk up Roosevelt Avenue to 77th and listen for the sounds!