The Complete Experience of Jayadeva’s Geetagovinda in Indian Classical Dance
2014
The Ashtapadi Festival presents new choreography of all the twenty four songs in Odissi dance

Ashtapadi, A Festival of Dance

12-14 Sept. 2014, Friday-Monday Rabindra Mandap, Bhubaneswar
Produced and Presented by: Sri Geetagovinda Pratisthana, Puducherry
Collaboration: Orissa Dance Academy, Bhubaneswar, Odissi Vision and Movement Centre, Kolkata
Creative Director - Concept, Research, Interpretation& Visualization: Dr Subas Pani
Dance Choreography: Padmashree Guru Gangadhar Pradhan, Aruna Mohanty, Sharmila Biswas & Meera Das
Dancers for Solo & Duet items: Aruna Mohanty, Sharmila Biswas, Meera Das, Ayona, Janhabi, Madhusmita, Piyali, Shaswati, Ramesh & Yudhistir
Dancers for Group items: From repertory of Orissa Dance Academy, Bhubaneswar:
Janhabi, Madhusmita Pragati, Sridutta, Bijan, Pabitra, Pankaj, Prashant, Pravat, Ramesh, & Yudhisthir
From repertory of Odissi Vision & Movement Centre, Kolkata:
Ankita Ayona, Piyali, Shashwati, Sohini, & Srabanti
Original Music Composition: Dr Subas Pani
For Sampoorna Geetagovinda
Accompanying Musicians: Guru Dhaneswar Swain & Bijaya Barik (Mardala), Swapneswar Chakrabarty (Sitar), Ramesh Chandra Das (Violin)& Srinibasa Satapathy (Flute)
Singers: Rupak Parida, Nazia Alam & Harapriya Swain
Music arrangement: Sukanta Kumar Kundu
Music Notations (Swaralipi): Guru Ramarao Patro
Stage/Lighting: Ramesh Chandra Jena
Creatives, Graphics & Event Management: Vikram Kaushik at Membrane Creatives
Festival Director: Sanhati