A dance ode to feminine power with echoes of love, fury, and compassion

by Yale Kalaa in collaboration with Yale Dhvani

Yale Kalaa presents Shakti in collaboration with Yale Dhvani

Shakti is Yale Kalaa and Yale Dhvani’s annual Indian classical dance and music production. Shakti means strength in Sanskrit and is also the name for the supreme Hindu feminine goddess. Thus, the dance drama showcases various stories of women in Hinduism, each embodying a unique aspect of feminine strength. Through an authentic experience of Indian Classical music and dance, the show depicts the nuance of femininity through the stories of Draupadi, Mirabai, Ganga, Mohini, Sita, and Durga. 

Performance Dates & Times

April 25, 2024 - 7:00pm


Off Broadway Theater

Venue Accessibility: 
Building is accessible via a ramp at the main entrance. Seating and facilities are available on the main floor.