Congratulations To Spotlight On Excellence Award Winners - Dance
Lokvani received tremendous response to the request for nominations for the Spotlight on Excellence awards in the " Dedicated Dancer" category. The awards will be given on September 9, 201l at the Lokvani Gala. Buy tickets.
Amulya Deepak, Gretchen Hayden Ruckert, Jasmine Shah, Jayshree Bala Rajamani, Jayshree Mohapatra, Jeyanthi Ghatraju, Jothi Raghavan, Kantham Chatlapalli, Meena Subramanyam, Mouli Pal, Neena Gulhati, Neha Parikh, Poornima Risbud, Sailaja Edupuganti, Sapna Krishnan, Sridevi Thirumalai, Sujatha Meyyappan, Sumi Manwani, Sunanda Narayanan and Thenu Raajan have been selected to receive the Lokvani Spotlight on Excellence Award for the "Dedicated Dancer" category. We congratulate the dancers for their tremendous contribution to the community.
The nomination touched upon a variety of qualities of the teachers . Many common themes including "Exacting approach to dance, inspiration to the students, lovingly grooming youngsters" emerged from the different nominations. There were a few dancers who were applauded for their efforts to bring dancers together for supporting a good cause.
Reading the nominations it was clear that these dancers were most deserving to be recognized as "Dedicated Dancers" and Lokvani is honored to recognize their work with a Spotlight on Excellence Award.
We look forward to continuing to cover their work and support them in all their efforts.
Share your Comments
In this Issue
|Music Review - Deepti Navaratna|
Cambridge-based Carnatic classical vocalist Deepti Navaratna released her latest CD of South Indian Classical music on May 7, 2011 at the First Church in Cambridge. The CD 'Aarohanam', with violinist Krishnan Parameswaran and mridangist Mahalingam Santhanakrishnan is a lovely presentation of some unique Krithis.
Bob was in trouble. He forgot his wedding anniversary. His wife was really mad. She told him "Tomorrow morning, I expect to find a gift in the driveway that goes from 0 to 200 in 6 seconds AND IT BETTER BE THERE!!" [more]
|Russell Peters To Perform In Boston|
The New Majority Comedy Tour starring RUSSELL PETERS!!! will be held on June 4, 2011 at 8:00 pm at Agganis Arena, Boston, MA. Buy tickets. [more]
|ATASK - LSO Concert: Great Music For A Great Cause|
The Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence (ATASK) and the Longwood Symphony Orchestra paired up once more for a 2nd Annual concert, titled “Youth and Friendship”, to benefit the Children and Families program of ATASK, and to honor the memory of former board member, Pamela Whitney. The concert was held at Jordon Hall at the New England Conservatory of Music on May 14th. [more]
|Gods Take Form – Indian Art At The Turn Of The Millennium|
Ms. Laura Weinstein, the Ananda Coomaraswamy Curator of South Asian and Islamic art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, gave a stimulating talk on the development of iconography in South Asia around the turn of the first millennium of the Common Era. [more]
You may also access this article through our web-site http://www.lokvani.com/