The 28th Konark Dance and Music Festival 2013 is organised to promote the rich and vibrant culture of India since 1986. It serves as a pedestal to stars and the budding talents from the field of classical dance across the nation. This year, the Konark Dance and Music Festival will be held between 19 February and 23 February 2013 ay Konark Natya Mandap, Arka Vihar, Konark, Odisha.
Following is the detailed program list of the festival:
19 February 2013: Tuesday
- Bharatnatyam: Dr. Ananda Shankar Jayant & Group, Hyderabad.
- Classical Concert: Pandit Rajesh Vaidhya & Group, Chennai
20 February 2013, Wednesday
- Odissi Dance: Konark Natya Mandap, Konark, Odisha
- Sitar Concert: Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan, Pune
- Ghumura Dance: Bhawani Patana, Odisha
21 February 2013, Thursday
- Kathak Dance, Malti Shyam & Group, New Delhi
- Flute Concert: Pandit Hari Prasad Chourasia, Mumbai
22 February 2013, Friday
- Contemporary Dance: Samudra Arts, Kerala
- Odissi Vocal: Smt. Shyamamani Devi, Odisha
- Gotipua Dance: Guru Birabara Sahoo & Group, Konark, Odisha
23 February 2013, Saturday
- Deepa Tarangini (Diya Dance): Sri Rama Nataka Niketan, Hyderabad
- Kathakali and Mohiniyattam: Kathakali School, Kerala
- Ghatam Concert: Pandit Vikku Vinayakram & Group, Chennai
Those who are looking forward to attend this festival can book their tickets by calling on: 0674-2390422, 9937008022, 9437308022.