Your Communities. Your Traditions. Your Folklife.
Northwest Folklife aims to strengthen our communities through arts and culture. This calendar brings together our greater community’s events and gatherings. Here, you will find events ranging from cultural celebrations to music and dance performances and traditional gatherings.
Together, we can continue to celebrate the rich arts, cultures, and traditions that thrive in the greater Pacific Northwest.
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Odissi Indian Classical Dance (Beginner) taught by Douglas Ridings
May 7, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - June 11, 2016 @ 4:55 pm15$
Change your body through the Indian Classical Dance, Odissi.
This beginner 6 week course will give you strength, grace and flexibility. SATURDAYS 4pm-4:55pm
Enjoy exotic music while learning precise steps and beautiful mudras (hand positions).
Each class begins with bhumi pranam. (Honoring the mother earth for letting us stomp upon her while we dance.)
$15 drop in, $85 for 6 weeks
or pair with Intermediate Class for
$165 (12 class flex valid 6 months)
$200 (20 class flex valid 20 months)
All passes are valid for all classes at Culture Shakti (excluding Tahitian)