Cultural Crossroads: Brazil Meets India - Flushing Town Hall

Date: 04/05/13
Hours: 7pm
Ages: TE,AD
Price: $15 adults; $10 students with ID
137-35 Northern Blvd. - 718-463-7700
Flushing, NY 11354

Description: A little mixing up can be fun! 2 cultures come together on 1 stage in this new series with an open dance floor. Dance lessons at 7pm, followed by 2 bands & a musical jam. Velly Bahia features Axe music from Bahia, linking Brazil's African roots with energetic drumming, dancing and homage to the deities - The Orishas. Veena player, Nivedita Shivraj, (former FCCA Composer-in- Residence; Winner Queens Battle of the Boroughs) performs music from India with lush melodies & a strong spiritual connection.