RASA DARPANA - Reflection of Emotions

Date - September 22, 2024

Time - 04:00PM EST

Venue - Independence High School Auditorium, 6001 Archwood Rd, Independence, OH 44131

Ticket: General Admission - $25, Premium Admission - $35

Ticket link - https://29522.danceticketing.com/r/events/

(Ticket sale goes live on June 9th)

About the Event

Arts Without Borders, a 501(c)(3), in collaboration with Anga Kala Kathak Academy and Anga Kala Dance Company, presents RASA DARPANA, Reflection of Emotions. The event has been supported in part by the Cuyahoga Arts and Culture Grant. The event showcases 'Nava Rasa', exploring the nine fundamental emotions of human experience, followed by a captivating interpretation of the timeless tale of Cinderella, presented through innovative Kathak choreography.



Date - Saturday, June  8th 2024

Time - 05:30PM PST

Venue - Kirkland Performance Center, 350 Kirkland Ave, WA 98033

RASA DARPANA Reflection of Emotions

Ticket: Premium Admission - $35 General Admission - $25

Ticket link - Arts Without Borders | Instagram, Facebook | Linktree


Flyer for Mar 1st

Date - Friday, March 1, 2024

Time - 06:30PM EST

Venue - DCRC, 5600 Post Road, Dublin OH 43017

SPANDAN A Celebration of Rhythms 

Ticket: $15.00 (For Tickets Contact Antara Datta @330-419-3335 & Susmita Sadana @614-570-1350)

Ticket link - Arts Without Borders | Instagram, Facebook | Linktree


Antara Datta and Group - Kathak
Dr. Kaustavi Sarkar and Group
- Odissi
Dublin Taiko Group
- Japanese drumming



Date - Saturday , September  24th 2022

Time - 06:30PM EST

Venue - Breen Center for Performing Arts, 2008 W.30th Street, Cleveland, OH 44113

Anga Kala Kathak Academy

Entry Premium - $30 General - $20 Volunteer - $15 (Excluding Tax)


3.Himalayan Arts Academy

Date - Saturday , December  18th 2021

Time - 11:00AM EDT

An Introduction to Kathak Workshop at Himalayan Arts Language and Cultural Academy


2.Jackson High School

Date - Thursday, December  16th 2021

Time - 10:15 to 11:15AM EST

Free Introduction to Kathak - A masterclass for students at Jackson High School


1.Douglas MacArthur Girls Leadership Academy

Date - Wednesday, December  15th 2021

Time - 1:45 to 2:45AM EST

Free Kathak Masterclass for Young Girls at Douglas MacArthur Girls' Leadership Academy.


Online Kathak Masterclass (1)

Date - Saturday , December  4th 2021

Time - 8:00AM - 9:30AM PST, 11:00AM - 12:30PM EST

Arts without Borders & Anga Kala Kathak Academy 


Pt. Birju Maharaj Ji -The esteemed guru and living legend
Vidushi Saswati  Sen Ji - The senior disciple of maharaj ji



Date - Sunday, November  14th 

Time - 6:00PM - 7:30PM PST, 9:00PM - 10:30PM EST

Free Rhythm Workshop


Guruji Pt. Divyang Vakil Ji




Time - Saturday, October 2, 2021 - 9pm EDT

Venue - Arts Without Borders YouTube Channel

Sparsh  Katha Stories Told Through Dance


Nritya Geetanjali School of Dance - Bharatnatyam performance
Dancing Wheels -
Walking on Clouds performance


Sparsh 4 Flyer

Time - Saturday, May 1st, 2021 - 9pm EST

Venue - Arts Without Borders YouTube Page

Sparsh  Healing through Creativity


Alice Blumenfeld - Flamenco
Liam Smith -
Cajon drum
Sanjib Bhattacharya
- Manipuri dance
Jagannath- Pung Cholom



Time - Saturday, March 6th, 2021 - 9pm EST

Venue - Arts Without Borders

Sparsh  Healing through Creativity


Pritam Ghosal - Sarod
Utpal Ghoshal -
Masha Andreini
- Violin
Kalyani Veturi - Kuchipudi
Brian Murphy - Ballet



Time - Saturday, Sept 19th 2020- 9:00 AM PST

Venue - Live on Arts Without Borders YouTube page

Sparsh  Healing through Creativity


Dance                                                                                    Odissi -  Supradipta Datta                                                  Kathak - Antara Datta



Music from India                                                                     Sarangi : Vanraj Shastri                                                          Tabla : Vishal Vaghela

For More Info Contact : Antara Datta - President of ARTS WITHOUT BORDERS
- andatta8@gmail.com (e)
- 330 419 3335 (c)




Time - Saturday, Nov 16th 2019 - 4:00 PM EST

Venue - Solon Community Church, 33955 Sherbrook Park Dr, Cleveland, OH 44139

Kathak & Flamenco : Comparative Study Workshop

Kathak - Antara Datta
Flamenco -
Alice Blumenfeld

Entry $15 only | Open to All

For More Info Contact : Antara Datta - President of ARTS WITHOUT BORDERS
- andatta8@gmail.com (e)
- 330 419 3335 (c)



Time - Saturday, Aug 10th 2019 - 6:30 PM EST

Venue - The Breen Center for The Performing Arts, 2008 West 30th Street, Cleveland, OH 44113


Kathak - Antara Datta & Anga Kala Kathak Academy
Bharatanatyam -
Sujatha Srinivasan & Shri Kala Mandir
- La Romera
Odissi- Monali Nandy Mazumdar
Flamenco Guitarist & Singer - Marija Temo
All performances with Live Musicians

For More Info Contact Antara Datta - President of ARTS WITHOUT BORDERS
- andatta8@gmail.com (e)
- 330 419 3335 (c)



Time - Friday Nov 16th - 6:30 PM EST

Venue - Abbey Theater At The Dublin Community Recreation Center - 5600 Post Rd., Dublin, Ohio 43017


Manipuri - Sanjib Bhattacharya
Kathak - 
Antara Datta
Odissi - 
Kaustavi Sarkar
 - Kuntal Roy
 - Hans Utter
Bharatnatyam - Akhi Vadari
Choreographer - Emily Jeffries

Online tickets available at: https://m.bpt.me/event/3739215 
For More Info Contact Antara Datta - President of ARTS WITHOUT BORDERS
- andatta8@gmail.com (e)
- 330 419 3335 (c)



ARTS WITHOUT BORDERS Presents Rhythm Workshop for students with mental disabilities at the Hattie Larlham Organization. Hattie Larlham provides medical, residential, recreational and work training services to 1,800 Northeast and Central Ohio children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. For further details please visit the
website @ www.hattielarlham.org

Time - Friday Nov 4th - 12:30 to 2pm

Venue - Torok Senior Center - 4224 Massillon Rd, North Canton, OH 44720 Instructors:

Sitar - Vidushi Reena Shrivastava, Tabla - Kuntal Roy, Kathak - Antara Datta

The workshop is Supported by Ohio Arts Council Grant.
For More Info Contact Antara Datta - President of ARTS WITHOUT BORDERS http://www.theartswithoutborders.org/ andatta8@gmail.com, 330 419 3335 (C)




The mission of Arts Without Borders is to make classical performing arts accessible to everyone by providing opportunities to learn, enjoy, and explore the common thread across diverse dance forms around the globe.
In the spirit of learning & enjoy, on July 17th, 2016 for the first time in Columbus OH, Arts without Borders is honoured to host the special event where the Legendary Kathak dancer Pundit BIRJU MAHARAJ and his company will showcase the ancient dance form. He is the leading exponent of KATHAK dance from India. For his immense contribution to Kathak dance and for reviving this ancient dance form that dates back to 2000 B.C., Panditji has been awarded numerous prestigious awards and multiple honorary Doctorate degrees. He has extensively toured all over the world astonishing audiences wherever he goes. A recipient of India’s second highest civilian award – Padma Vibhushan - Pandit Birju Maharaj is a living legend and an institution himself.
Please don't miss this beautiful event.
TICKETS ARE BEING SOLD AT http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/05005070C9E469D9

WHEN: Sunday, July 17th 2016 at 6:30 pm

VENUE:  McCoy Center for the Arts. 100 E Dublin Granville Rd., New Albany, OH 43054



Arts without Borders presents Kalamritam an afternoon of mesmerizing and enchanting music and dance across the borders.

Ballet - Students of Cleveland Dance Academy and Riya Bhatt(Student of Dance Dimensions)
Vocal - Srimati Rajyasree Ghosh (Hindusthani classical vocalist from India) accompanied by Tabla virtuoso Pandit Samir Chatterjee
Kuchipudi ( Indian Classical Dance )- By Kalyani Veturi & her students , Founder and Director of Sree Mayuri Dance academy, is a well known kuchipudi Exponent in Cleveland, North east Ohio.
Kathak and Kuchipudi Jugalbandi - By Antara Datta (Founder and Artistic Director of Anga Kala Kathak Academy) and Kalyani Veturi (Founder and Artistic Director of Sree Mayuri Dance Academy)

Sunday, Nov. 1st, 2:30 pm

Venue - Parma Public Library Auditorium2121 Snow Road • Parma, Ohio 44134

For more information contact: Antara Datta: 3335 429 330, Kalyani Veturi: 763 656 9199
Tickets - $20 General and Students with ID $10.



Arts without Borders invites you to experience how the exquisite elegance and majestic beauty of two classical Indian dance forms come together to create supreme harmony

Guru Aruna Mohanty 
Odissi presented by Guru Aruna Mohanty (Orissa Dance Academy, Bhubaneshwar, India.

Srimati Luna Poddar 
Kathak presented by Srimati Luna Poddar ( senior disciple of Pandit Birju Maharaj)

Kathak and Odissi Jugalbandi by Antara Datta and Kaustavi Sarkar
The program will start with a sitar performance by Jayanta Banerjee& Jazz Piano by Anav Sood

Friday, July 24th @ 6:30 pm

Venue - Cleveland State University, Main Classroom Auditorium - Euclid Ave, Cleveland OH 44115

For more information contact: Antara Datta: 3335 429 330, Shubhamita Basu: 216 258 7868, Apra Sood: 216 310 6471
Tickets - $25 General, $35 Preminum, $15 Students, $55 Patrons.
Online tickets available @ http://kalasangam.bpt.me