Friday and Saturday, November 8 and 9 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, November 10 at 2 p.m.
The New Orleans Ballet Association (NOBA) and The NOCCA Institute are honored to present India Jazz Suites for three performances at NOCCA’s Freda Lupin Memorial Hall on Friday and Saturday, November 8 and 9 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, November 10 at 2 p.m. In an explosive East-meets-West dance and music event, India Jazz Suites features Pandit Chitresh Das, one of India’s foremost Kathak dance masters, and Jason Samuels Smith, an Emmy-award winning tap star, accompanied live by three classical Indian musicians and a stellar jazz trio that drive the program. The performance celebrates the stars’ classical Indian Kathak and American-based tap dance styles, and the blending of the two in a blast of incredible speed and power, grace and beauty, epic storytelling and the pure joy of dance.
Tickets and additional information are available at http://www.nobadance.com/indiajazzsuites.cfm