Diwali on the Pier

Date: 
Saturday, November 6, 2021 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: 
Cherry Street Pier 121 North Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States

Join us in celebrating Indian Dance and Music on the occasion of Diwali on the Waterfront. Wondering what Diwali is? Curious about Indian classical dance and music? Miss wearing your glad rags? Come explore a timeless form of Indian dance as Usiloquy Dance Designs produces its first-ever Diwali event. Savor a variety of offerings from Usiloquy’s repertoire of classical Bharatanatyam dance and the cross-cultural contemporary form that Usiloquy has helped pioneer. Delight in the dulcet sitar of Philadelphia’s Devi Majeske. Marvel at Vidya Shyamsundar’s rangoli, an elaborate and elegant floor mandala. Capture the moment by taking pictures against the festive background wall. Come for the celebration and stay to talk with the dancers! And while you’re here, check out the rest of Philadelphia’s choicest mixed-use facility dedicated to nurturing arts and community. SHOWTIMES: 2 to 3 PM & 4 to 5 PM Pay-as-you-wish.

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Event Type: 
Arts & Culture
Topic: 
Dance
Global Region: 
Indian