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Nava Dance Collective presents 4 Nowruz (Persian New Year/Spring Equinox) performances! See below!
In honor of International Women's Day & Nowruz
Nava presents: The Bustan Project- Garden of Roses
De Anza College
March 12th: MADRE- Annual International Women's Day benefit concert
supporting MADRE's efforts for Syrian Women refugees.
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March 24th: Transcendence- Charkh-e Falak
Nava presents a world premiere piece, part of World Arts West & Dancers Group Rotunda series at the epic San Francisco City Hall. Transcendence is a Nowruz/Spring Equinox Installation piece honoring the Zoroastrain Sun Deity, Mithra, the ancient goddess of water, Anahita, and the constant rotating of the cosmos, and cyclical nature of life. Through ritual dance theater, the piece will travel through time and space honoring the many cultures that celebrate Nowruz including Uzbek, Tajik, Persian, and Turkish traditions.
Special guest artists include- Master Doira player, Ostad Abbos Kosimov, Iranian percussionist, Amir Etemeadzadeh & Dance Artist Aliah Najmabadi (as Mithra)
San Francisco City Hall
12:00 noon sharp (the piece is 40 minutes in length and will start on time)
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