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August 31, 2009 Performing Arts in India Royal patronage for classical Textual source- trace dance to books -sanskrit Bharatanatyam- originated from deep south (Tamil Nada) Odissi- eastern coast (Orissa) Pure Dance(Ntritta) Rhythm is important Mime/Storytelling (Abhinaya) -characters -emotions -plots Assignment- Write about the 4 periods of classical dance.
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Unformatted text preview: Include sources of history and sources of patronage. The 4 periods of classical dance 1.Prehistoric and proto-historic 2. Second century B.C. to ninth century A.D. 3. Tenth century to eighteenth century A.D. 4. Late eighteenth century to contemporary India...
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2010 for the course AAS 212 taught by Professor Koller during the Fall '08 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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