Navras, a synonym of Theater, Music and other arts is an annual festival celebrated in Jaipur, since the year 2016, to commemorate the spirit of the different art forms and culture.
The third edition of Jawahar Kala Kendra’s annual performing arts festival, NAVRAS is all set to be held from March 17 to 25, 2018. The nine-day festival culminates a rich and diverse programme of theatre, classical and contemporary dance, Sufi, classical and fusion music.
It will open on March 17 with Dhamaal, a celebration of the drumming traditions from India, with a performance curated and directed by the renowned percussionist Aneesh Pradhan and will be followed by a week of outstanding performances including:
The closing includes an audio-visual extravaganza by the Rajasthan Roots Caravan, with more than 30 Rajasthani musicians on stage inspired by the rich cultural heritage of Rajasthan’s folklore, directed by Aditya Bhasin. The festival will also see the premiere of A Bride in the Hand, directed by Rajasthan’s rising star Ajeet Singh Palawat. In addition to the performances, there will be several ‘Meet the Artist’ sessions where artists will be available to talk to the public and media a day after their performance.
PERFORMING ARTS FESTIVAL
17-25 March 2018
Jawahar Kala Kendra,
2, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg
Jaipur, Rajasthan 302004