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The Dances of India
ExploreAsia: Culture Camp (Monica Villareal)

ExploreAsia camps are designed to engage students with Asian art, culture, and history.

Learn and perform original dances inspired by traditional and contemporary Indian dance techniques. Students will study the history of Indian dance, clothing, and costuming, and create their own props to use for the performance. This camp is in collaboration with the Anjali Center for Performing Arts and is recommended for students ages 6-12.

For more information, or to be added to the ExploreAsia email list, please contact Sarah Collins at 713.496.9914 or [email protected].

Download our flyer to learn more about all of our summer programs for students.



$225 Members, $275 Nonmembers
For each camp session, a $30 discount will be applied per additional child registered.

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About The Anjali Center for Performing Arts

The Anjali Center for Performing Arts, established in 1975, is Texas' first and premier Indian dance institute, dedicated to promoting and preserving Indian classical art forms. At Anjali, the legendary tradition of Indian Classical Dance is safely preserved. Since its inception, Anjali has blossomed into a renowned institution under the direction of its Founder, internationally renowned dancer, teacher and choreographer, Dr. Rathna Kumar. The phenomenal strides achieved in these past forty-one years mark the institution as a microcosm of joy, energy, awareness, sense of accomplishment and integrity. Rathna Kumar and Anjali have become synonymous with Indian dance in Houston and all over the US. www.anjalicenter.org


Additional Camps

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Monday, June 5 - Friday, June 9

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Monday, June 26 - Friday, June 30

Manga Style!
Monday, July 10 - Friday, July 14

Oceanic Adventure
Monday, July 24 - Friday, July 28

The Dances of China
Monday, August 14 - Friday, August 18

Download our flyer to learn more about all of our summer programs for students.


Related Links

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Education and outreach programs at Asia Society Texas Center are made possible through generous funding from Karen Chang and the George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation. Bank of America is presenting sponsor of Performing Arts & Culture programs. Generous funding also provided by AARP, Nancy C. Allen, CNOOC-NEXEN, the City of Houston through Houston Arts Alliance, The Clayton Fund, the Cullen Trust for the Performing Arts, and Mickey Rosenau & Dr. Ellen Gritz. Additional support provided by the Friends of Education & Outreach and Friends of Performing Arts & Culture at Asia Society Texas Center.

Presenting Sponsor

Bank of America

Program Sponsors

City of HoustonHouston Arts Alliance


Event Details

Mon 12 Jun 2017 - Fri 16 Jun 2017
9:00am - 3:00pm

1370 Southmore Blvd
Houston, TX 77004

$225 Members, $275 Nonmembers. For each session, a $30 discount will apply per additional child registered.