Programme

FLAVOURS OF HOLI

Sunday 28th March 2021

A free, online celebration of the Hindu Festival of Colours – creating a cultural connection across Greater Manchester and beyond

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Broadcast Schedule

Flavours of Holi is an exciting and diverse cultural programme of live music and dance performances by over 50 artists from across the UK. The final performance “The Magic Shawl” will be a contemporary telling of the Hindu mythological story behind Holi, created and produced by Walk the Plank, played out by dancers and actors with some colourful special effects. A performance not to be missed, and followed by Voices of Holi, collaborative mixture of audio and visuals exploring what Holi, the Hindu Festival of Colours means to people across the globe. All performances are broadcast live from Neuron Pro Audio, our Covid secure studio situated in Trafford Park.

Sunday 28th Mar

12:45pm - 1:30pm
Demonstration
Bhavi Ram and Daksha
Cookery Demonstration

1:30pm - 1:35pm
Music
National Youth Training Choir of Great Britain’s ‘BALLEILAKKA’
featuring TARANG Percussion Ensemble (A.R.Rahman, arranged by Ethan Sperry - From 'Sivaji: The Boss')

1:35pm - 1:55pm
Reflections Disco by @explosiveents
Music

1:55pm - 2:05pm
Dance
Rivonia Goswami
Semi classical dance

2:05pm - 2:15pm
Dance
Prachi Agarwal
Bollywood dance

2:15pm - 2:35pm
Music
Falguni Dasgupta
Vocal music

2:35pm - 2:50pm
Dance
Nupur Arts Dance Academy
Bollywood, Folk and Bharatnatyam dance

2:50pm - 3:00pm
Dance
Sharmista Bhattacharya
Bollywood Dance

3:00pm - 3:10pm
Dance
Anita Ghosh
Semi classical/Bollywood dance

3:10pm - 3:25pm
Dance
Devika Dance Theatre
Dance Drama - Kamdev and Shiv

3:25pm - 3:40pm
Dance
Hardeep Sahota
Bhangra dance, workshop and Dhol drumming

3:40pm - 4:10pm
Music
Sanjoy Dey
Bollywood songs

4:10pm - 4:20pm
Dance
Swati Dance Company
Bharatnatyam dance

4:20pm - 4:35pm
Dance
Attreyee Bhattacharya
Kathak dance

4:35pm - 4:50pm
Dance
Sharmista & friends – Bollywood group dance
A mashup of Bollywood 's Holi celebration songs

4:50pm - 5:35pm
Music
Hamit Wallia (Tabla), Mukesh Kannan (keyboard) & Kalyani Gadela (singer)
Music

5:35pm - 5:50pm
Dance
Roshni Sarkar
Kathak dance

5:50pm - 6:00pm
Dance
Natalie Rout
Semi classical dance - song title 'Mohe Rang Do Laal'

6:00pm - 6:10pm
Dance
Kanchan Maradan
Kathak dance

6:10pm - 6:25pm
Dance
Anaya Vasudha Bolar
Bharatnatyam dance

6:25pm - 6:35pm
Dance
Abhinandandana MK
Kuchipudi dance

6:30pm - 7:05pm
Workshops
Punjabi Roots Academy
Dhol & Bhangra workshop

7:05pm - 7:25pm
Fiery Headline Show
The Magic Shawl – created and produced by Walk the Plank
The Story of Holi, told through acting, dance and colourful special effects

7:25pm - 7:30pm
Fiery Headline Show
Voices of Holi – A community collaboration
Visual & Audio mix

7:25pm - 9:00pm
Music
DJ Fritz
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