Holi Celebration - March 28th 2021 @ 3 pm - Free

A celebration of the spring festival of Holi with sharing of stories, dance and the how-to of making mango lassi to be held virtually. Please register by emailing dancesidra@gmail.com

We Dance Our Stories - May 29th 2021 

The annual concert in which dances and their storytelling narratives are performed with the talented youth corps at the institute.


To be held at studio premises on Ranga Shala.          
Poetry in Motion - June 5th 2021  
The new concert for young skilled dancers performing a selection of traditional dance items.
Indian Dance, Theater & Poetry Summer Program 

An exciting 4 week course for children ages 4 – 12 years and from ages 12 up. From classical Jathis of Kuchipudi to Yoga in a garden, these campers learn how to write their own version of Valmiki’s epic poem, paint traditional Madhubani and floor decoration or Kollam, as well as write, direct and stage their own puppet show.


Sign Up HERE

Our Ramayana - July 23rd 2021 - Free

A delightful theater production scripted, acted and danced by children as well as professional artists; bringing Prince Rama to life as he crosses an ocean to save the daughter of Mother Earth.

Rangapravesh - July 30th 2021 - Free

A solo undertaking by Lily Henry-Austin. A lead dancer of the Devi Dance Theater, Lily will share the critically praised dance ‘Sita, Gentle Warrior’ as well as traditional repertoire.


Seating limited.


To be held at the Black Box, Silver Spring

Rangapravesh - August 14th 2021 - Free

A solo performance by Maya Brennig who will perform the passionate Markendaya Leela. Maya is a lead dancer in the Devi Dance Theater.


Seating limited.


To be held at the Black Box, Silver Spring

Chat, Chai & Dance - September 19th 2021 - Free

Welcome introduction to the faculty at Sutradhar. Topics include: How to empower girls for the future, and What to look for in good dance choreography on the internet?


To be held in the Yoga Garden via Zoom                                             

Diwali Lights - October 10th 2021 - Free

This performance brings the best elements of favored Indian festival – dance, music and luminous storytelling.


To be held at studio premises on the ‘Ranga shala’ or outdoor stage.

Stories in Movement November 27th 2021

Our annual concert in which showcases dances and their storytelling narratives performed with the talented Devi Dance Theater and Devi Dance Theater Youth Ensemble.


Expressions of Kuchipudi - December 11th 2021

The annual concert for young skilled dancers of Children of Devi Dance Theater and Devi Dance Theater Youth Ensemble performing a selection of traditional dance.