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Samarpan: The Saga of Indian Freedom Struggle
9th August 2022 • Saint Louis In Tune • Motif Media Group
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Samarpan” is an artistic rendition of the Indian freedom struggle against British colonial rule. This dance drama has been conceptualized, written, and directed by American-based artist - Mr. Prasanna Kasthuri, the Artistic Director of Soorya Performing Arts in St. Louis. The World Premiere of Samarpan is on Saturday, August 13th, 2022, at Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center. Tickets are available at the Touhill Performing Arts Center. Covid precautions and protocols for the performance.

Historical events showcased in Samarpan will be depicted in five languages (Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, and Bengali) by more than 120 artists from India, the USA, and Canada. This mega dance drama honors the freedom fighters and highlights this struggle with the entire St. Louis community and beyond. The Indian community is coming together to show their gratitude for this hard-earned, long freedom struggle and never forget those who laid their lives for us.

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