Duende – A triple bill contemporary dance theatre performance

Duende – A triple bill contemporary dance theatre performance

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Ticket Price: ₹ 300
Genre:Dance & Physical Theatre
Duration:75 Minutes
Age:16 years and above
Director:Aparnaa Nagesh
Cast:High Kicks – all girls ensemble
Location:JAGRITI, Ramagondanahalli, Varthur Road, Whitefield, Bengaluru, 560066
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Duende is a spanish word which translates to mean, “the mysterious power of art to deeply move a person.” Duende is a contemporary dance theatre performance comprised of 3 powerful acts.

Depaysement – which translates to mean displacement, depicts the journey of a normal lay person, displaced from their homeland due to war.

White Noise – examines the stark reality of mental illness caused by the excessive amount of digital noise we are subject to in recent times.

Her Story – brings to the limelight, stories of women whose contributions to history have been relegated to small paragraphs, or altogether dismissed and questions how history has been written by patriarchal norms.

Jagriti

Jagriti is a Performance Arts space dedicated to Theatre, Music, Dance and Comedy. Founded in 2011 by Arundhati and Jagdish Raja, the space has hosted several productions from India and around the world. A 200-seat theatre, built around a full-thrust stage, it is fully equipped to cater to both artistes and audience. The main stage is designed for intimate performances, with adjoining spaces for informal lectures and gatherings, and an attached restaurant- 'The Fat Chef'. Jagriti is owned and operated by the not-for-profit ART Foundation, a registered charitable trust.

The Rooftop - above the main auditorium is an open-to-sky space with a staging area that can accommodate about 50 people. A raised and walled off platform can work as a perfect area for puppet theatre. The Rooftop has a restroom and a pantry. 

The Terrace - alongside the auditorium, the Terrace can accommodate about 20 people as an informal gathering area.

Lumbini - extending out from the foyer, Lumbini has a stage and an open-to-sky terraced space for about 80 people.