Sound Travels is coming to the UK!
Between 7th – 17th July 2016, monks from Uttar Kamalabari Sattra – a monastery in Assam, northeast India – will be performing at venues throughout the UK. Members of the public will also be invited to take part in Sattriya Dance workshops and learn the basics of the monks’ astonishing art form.
Friday 8th July – Performance at British Museum, London
Saturday 9th July – Workshop at British Museum, London
Sunday 10th July – Performance at Somerset House as part of Utopia Festival, London
Monday 11th July – Workshop at Somerset House as part of Utopia Festival, London
Wednesday 13th July – Workshop and Performance at Burycourt Opera, Hampshire
Friday 15th July – Workshops with GemArts, Newcastle
Saturday 16th July – Performance at the Sage Gateshead, Newcastle
This tour has been made possible by financial support from the Arts Council, the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), King’s College London, LAHP (London Arts and Humanities Partnership) and the British Museum
For more information visit www.monksofmajuli.com