"Transcending" is an evening of solo Bharatanatyam recital by Sowmya Jaganmurthy, a disciple of Guru Smt Rama Vaidyanathan. In today's world of labels and boxes, the production examines and intends to cross these nomenclatures, going beyond the idea of labels and identities. "Transcending" explores moving beyond the labels of gender, religious beliefs and the self using poetry from the Indian traditions.
About the dancer:
Sowmya Jaganmurthy is a promising upcoming artiste in the field of Bharatanatyam, extensively performed at venues and festivals across the globe. Initially trained under Smt Minal Prabhu of Kalakshetra, she continues her training with the renowned guru Smt Rama Vaidyanathan.
She brings to her dance a unique style and stability that comes from her training in many art forms including Kalari payattu, Yoga, Contemporary dance and so on.