Past Events

Past Events

Margam - A Sacred Path
August 25, 2012, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Indo-American Center, 6328 North California Avenue, Chicago, IL

A BHARATHA NATYAM PERFORMANCE FEATURING AMULYA GAMPA AND VIDYA GOVIND from the Natya Dance Company Amulya Gampa has danced to acclaim at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Chicago’s Millennium Park, The Harris Theater and the Chennai Annual Dance Festival in India. She has also performed with cellist Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Orchestra. Vidya […]

Ragas in Flute by G. S. Rajan
May 6, 2012, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Levy Senior Center, Maple Room, 300 Dodge Ave., Evanston, IL 60202

Be transported by the sounds of the Indian wooden flute as played by G. S. Rajan, acclaimed flautist and world music composer from India. Mr. Rajan will offer a solo program of Indian ragas, and will be accompanied by Chicago-based mridangam player, Athrey Nadhan. G. S. Rajan has his early training in vocal music and […]

Priyadarsini Govind
April 1, 2012, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie, IL 60077

“Beats of Life: Rhythms of Heritage” A series of seven live performances featuring renowned local and international artists that bring the music and dance of India to audiences in Chicago. Presents Priyadarsini Govind of India in Bharata Natyam accompanied by Live Orchestra Priyadarsini Govind is one of the nest exponents of the classical India dance, […]

Talking About... Identity
October 7, 2010, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Maori Gallery, Field Museum, 1400 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60605

A cross-cultural discussion in partnership with the Cambodian American Heritage Museum. Participants viewed a thought-provoking exhibit by Kip Fulbeck: Part Asian, 100% HAPA at the Field Museum and engaged in a discussion on identity in America.

NIAM’s programs showcase Indian American talent in all arenas, including dance, music, film, theater, photography, science and literature.

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