Location
Amherst, MA
Project Title
Dastak
Fiscal Year Awarded
2022
Grant or Program
National Dance Project Presentation Grant
Grant Amount
$7,000

We will present Ananya Dance Theatre's "Dastak" project in residency Monday-Thursday, October 31-November 3, 2022. Outreach and engagement activities on and off campus will take place throughout the week, with a performance on Thursday at Bowker Auditorium, our 704 seat venue. Projected activities include performance workshops, artist talks, class visits, and Q&A. Planned academic and community partners will include Five College Dance, UMass Dance Program, UMass Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Department, Yuri Kochiyama Cultural Center, and a range of dance, Asian, and Asian American student and community groups.