NDS on Tour

The members of NDS have recently returned from another successful tour in Virginia presenting their Kathak, Bollywood and Himalayan programs to children and teens around the state.  The response and participation by students was astounding, and we thoroughly enjoyed the welcome we received.  Thanks especially to all the staff, teachers, PTA, principals, and Young Audiences… Continue reading NDS on Tour

NDS & Fashion for the Cure

We are pleased to announce that NDS is once again partnering with Fashion for the Cure this October.  The goal of this event is to raise money for breast cancer awareness initiatives.  Tasherit Sturm Dahal will be participating as a model in the event.  Mark your calendars for October 15, 2011 from 6:30-9:00 P.M. at… Continue reading NDS & Fashion for the Cure

Meghdoot, the Cloud Messenger, coming June 18

Tasherit Sturm Dahal performs in Meghdoot, the Cloud Messenger, a dance drama presented by IDEA on June 18th at 7:30 P.M.  at Thomas Jefferson Theater, 125 S. Old Glebe Road in Arlington, Virginia.  Tickets are available online (General admission: $10, Students/Seniors: $5).

Annual IIS Performance coming June 12

Join us for the Annual India International School performance on June 12 at the Jewish Community Center in Fairfax, Virginia.  Students from Kathak Level I and II will be presenting their items between 5 and 7 P.M. in the main auditorium.  Admission is free.

NDS Participates in Kites of Asia at the National Air & Space Museum

Join Nepal Dance School on March 19th from 10 A.M. to 3 P.M. at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum for a full day event celebrating India and Nepal.  Highlights include Bollywood, Buddhist, classical Indian Kathak, and Nepali folk dance performances and workshops throughout the day.  NDS is also sponsoring a traditional musical instrument… Continue reading NDS Participates in Kites of Asia at the National Air & Space Museum

Winter News Early 2010

NDS has kicked off a new series of Bollywood dance classes at Audrey Moore ReCenter designed to accommodate busy teens and adults. You can register directly with the Center at 703-321-7081. We are also offering Bollywood at the India International School on Saturday mornings from 11:30 to 12:30. For those who just want a taste… Continue reading Winter News Early 2010

New Location: Lorton Workhouse

Perhaps our most exciting news is the start of Nepal Dance School at the Workhouse in Lorton, Virginia. All classes and workshops will be conducted in wood-floored and mirrored professional dance studios. Classical Indian Kathak classes will taught on Sundays to live music. Ghungharoos (bells) will be available for purchase through NDS. Bollywood classes will… Continue reading New Location: Lorton Workhouse

Winter Tour in North Carolina

We were invited to come to North Carolina on tour for global education projects, which included performances for middle school and college level students in the Appalachian Mountains. The Bollywood dance workshops that followed these programs were a great success. It was wonderful welcoming students of local dance styles, such as clogging, to learn modern… Continue reading Winter Tour in North Carolina

New Videos, Classes, and Performance!

We hope you will check out some of our newly-posted video clips on YouTube. They feature small excerpts from our many programs. Your comments and suggestions are always welcome! Don’t forget to subscribe so that you can keep up with our newest videos. Fall classes for Fairfax County will be ending shortly. We will be… Continue reading New Videos, Classes, and Performance!