Fall is the perfect opportunity to begin the year long educational programs Kathak Dance Theatre. The staff invite students of all ages to discover this powerful form of expression.
Kathak Dance of North India is a dynamic storytelling art form that combines lyrical grace, subtle expressions and meaningful hand gestures with physically demanding spins and intricate footwork.
Katha Dance Theatre is the only organization of its size and scope in the Midwestern United States, and now offers classes in three diverse locations across the Metro Area. The Minneapolis location will include a session devoted entirely to absolute beginners.
The Maple Grove classes will be held 6 to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays from Sept. 4 to Nov. 20. It is meant for children ages six and up. Classes are held at the Hindu Mandir. 10530 Troy Lane N., Maple Grove, MN 55311.
The Minneapolis classes will be held 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturdays from Sept. 8 to Nov. 10. It is meant for children ages six to 10. A youth and adult session will run from 11 a.m. to noon. Classes are at the Ritz Theater Studio, 345 — 13th Avenue NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413.
The Shakopee classes will be held 3 to 4 p.m. on Sundays from Sept. 9 to Nov. 18. It is meant for children ages six and up. Classes will be held at Select Dance Academy, 5240 — 12th Avenue E., Shakopee, MN 55379.