“Chatterjea is unashamedly political. She taps into social justice issues with fierce passion and empathy. Her dancers don’t simply move, but channel a raw intensity that they seem to suck…
Ananya Dance Theatre is the leading creator of Contemporary Indian American Dance in the global arts and social justice movement. Invoking the work and dreams of women of color, we radically reframe the ground on which we dance, inspiring our audiences through visual and emotional engagement.
© 2016 Ananya Dance Theatre
Photography by V. Paul Virtucio, Jim Smith, Srija Chatterjea-Sen. Videography by Darren Johnson. Print graphic design by Andrew Jerabek. Website by Randy Karels. Ananya Dance Theatre, P. O. Box 2427, Minneapolis, MN 55402
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board and the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund. This activity is funded, in part, by an appropriation from the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the State’s general fund.
Horidraa is supported by a Challenge America grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Ananya Dance Theatre is a past participant in ArtsLab, a program of Arts Midwest.