Premiered June 28, 2009

Video Part 1

Video Part 2

75 minutes; 12 Dancers

Paintings of the Divine showcases newly choreographed works by Malathi Iyengar that reveal the splendor of Bharatanatyam, classical dance of India. The dance concert is devoted to solos, duets, trios, and groups featuring vibrant technique and story telling.
Premiere – June 28, 2009, Barnsdall Gallery Theatre, Hollywood, California.
The evening will also feature a solo choreographed and performed by guest dancer Navia Natarajan.
Production – Rangoli Foundation for Art & Culture
Artistic Director & Choreographer – Malathi Iyengar
Lighting Design & Stage Manager – Eileen Cooley
Costume Design – Lakshmi Iyengar
Set Design – Suresh Iyengar
Rangoli Dance Company
Sheila Aula, Shivani Aysola, Vyshnavi Aysola, Lakshmi Iyengar, Malathi Iyengar, Shilpa Mantri, Sumathi Nanguneri, Sandhya Rajan, Akshaya Sekhar, Soumya Sundaresh, & Nishitha Viswanathan
Guest Dancer – Navia Natarajan
Sunday, June 28, 2009 @ 6 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theatre, 4800 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood Ca 90027
‘Paintings of the Divine’ is a presentation of Rangoli Foundation in association with the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs Barnsdall Gallery Theatre. This project is supported in part by the Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles.