International Odissi dance festival will be held in Bhubaneswar on December 23, 2011. The inauguration of the festival will make this world record with 500 odissi dancers.
The venue is Kalinga Stadium. President Pratibha Patil invited to this festival. This festival is arranged by IPAP of America, Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Odissi Research Organisation, Cultural Department of State, State Tourism Department. The festival will start from 23rd December and end on 30th. In this dance festival 500 dancers from 20 countries will participate.
Odisha Tourism presents International Odissi Dance Festival from 23rd December to 30th December 2011 at Bhubaneswar,Orissa. Main attraction in this year’s International Odissi Festival is,
- 500 Odissi dancers will dance together to create ‘Guinness Book of World Records’ on 23rd December, 3 PM to 4 PM at Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar.
More Details about International Odissi Dance Festival at http://orissatourism.gov.in/new/Odissidance.htm
venue List: 23rd december – kalinga stadium – 3pm to 4 pm.
24th to 29th December – 10.00 AM to 1.30 PM, 4.00 PM to 5.30 PM & 6.30 PM to 10.00 PM at Rabindra Mandap, Bhubaneswar.
24th to 29th December – 2.00 PM to 4.00 PM at Utkal Sangeet Mahavidyalaya Auditorium, Bhubaneswar.
30th December- 10.00 AM to 1.30 PM & 4.00 PM to 5.30 PM at Rabindra Mandap, Bhubaneswar.
30th december closing Ceremony – 6.30 PM to 10.00 PM at Utkala Mandap, Bhubaneswar.