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Chhandam School of Kathak Dance

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Location: 
564 Monterey Boulevard (at Foerster Street)
San FranciscoCA 94127
Organization Description: 

The Chhandam School of Kathak Dance, founded and directed by internationally renowned Kathak master Pandit Chitresh Das and home to the Chitresh Das Dance Company, is the largest Indian classical dance institution in North America. For its twenty-nine-year history, Chhandam has impacted and continues to impact the preservation and promotion of Kathak at the highest caliber locally, nationally, and internationally.Explore the dynamics of this rhythmic and improvisational art form through footwork, hand movements, and storytelling, while gaining insight to the history, philosophy, and mathematics of Kathak dance and Indian culture.The San Francisco location offers beginning classes for teens and adults.

Neighborhood: 
West Portal
Miraloma
Sunnyside
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Free: 
No
Financial Assistance: 
Yes
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Phone Number: 
(415) 333-9013
Organization and Program Categories: 
Dance
Cultural and Ethnic
Languages Spoken: 
English
Accessibility Note: 
Yes
Getting There: 
Classes in the City are held at DSG Studios. Moderate street parking. Muni: 23, 36 BART: Glen Park stationClasses are also offered in Berkeley, San Jose, Mountain View, and other California cities.
Contact Name: 
Rachna Nivas
Contact Email: 
rachna@kathak.org
Contact Phone Number: 
333-9000