The Unrehearsed (Virtual) Artist Residency Program supports the creation of dance work by artists who have faced challenges in South Asian dance industry. Created by Nava Dance Theatre and Tanu Sreedharan.
Bhumi B Patel, Cauveri Suresh, Charumathi Chandrasekar, Talin Subbaraya and Thilagavathi Palani
Amith K, Anjali Mehta, Asha Rowland, Diya Naidu and Shamitha Hettige.
These artists will be creating new or reimagined dance-based works around centralizing the strengths, experiences, and artistry from 1) historically marginalized communities rooted in South Asia or 2) South Asian identifying folks practicing and creating in artforms that lack structural and organizational support in the South Asian performing arts industry or 3) have a history of using art to elevate awareness of urgent social justice issues.
Learn more: https://www.instagram.com/unrehearsed_artistres/