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Turongomi participates in Philippine Int’l Dance Festival

Culture Desk     24 April, 2018 12:00 AM printer

Turongomi participates in Philippine Int’l Dance Festival

Popular dance troupe of the country Turongomi will perform in the Philippine International Dance Festival this year.

The troupe has been invited at the Dance Xchange: Philippine International Dance Festival 2018 from April 26-30, 2018.

It was mentioned in the direct invitation letter to Turongomi by the government of Philippines, that in accordance with Presidential Proclamation No. 154, declaring the last week of April as the “National Dance Week”, a wide range of events involving dance will take place by Government of Philippines to welcome International mainstream dance groups to their country, with the motto of “Cultural Connectivity through Dance”.

Turongomi will showcase their popular production Anamika Sagorkonna, Choreography Nondini and Forever in the festival.

Artistic director of Turongomi Repertory Dance Theatre Pooja Sengupta will conduct a workshop on her signature style of Bangladeshi Dance for International performers, taking part in the festival.

A six-member team led by Pooja Sengupta will leave from Dhaka tonight at 1.00am.    The members of the team are- Susmita Lopa, Md Farhad Ahmed, Kazi Raihan, Md Hasan Uddin and Pooja Sengupta.

Turongomi’s tour is supported by Berger Paints Bangladesh Ltd.