June 17, 2024

Free Flow Movement

A two-day introductory movement workshop will be held on July 1 and 2 by Deepanwita Roy, a thought-provoking choreographer, dancer, performer, and educator. The workshop is open to anyone interested in exploring movement and cultivating a greater awareness of their body and surroundings. Designed to be inclusive and accommodating to participants from diverse age groups and professional backgrounds, it aims to create a supportive and collaborative environment where everyone feels welcome to explore and express themselves through movement. Participants must be at least 9 years of age to take part.

Deepanwita Roy is a contemporary artist who works as a dancer, performer, choreographer, video maker, and movement educator. In 2022, she was a resident artist at Weltkuntszimmer in Dusseldorf, Germany, as one of the BangaloResidency-Expanded artists. Her works have been showcased in various locations, including the March Dance Festival in India 2023, the Sweat Festival in Hong Kong 2022, and the online platform ROOM Ireland 2022. She has also participated in the Aatakkalari India Biennial 2022, among others. Her works demonstrate her fascination with the body and nature, often integrating her background as a biotechnology engineer, and are informed by contemporary techniques, yoga, Kathak, Kalarippayattu, visual art, and science.