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Pallabi Chakravorty

Stephen Lang Professor of Performing Arts

Pallabi Chakravorty


Areas of Expertise

  • South Asian dance
  • Art & social action
  • Anthropology of Dance
  • The study and performance of Kathak, a classical North Indian dance
  • Bombay Film Dance


In the News

  • The Philadelphia Inquirer - "Philly choreographer Kun-Yang Lin is coming out of dance retirement to perform his world premiere, ‘The Wind’"
  • Pointe - "A 'La Bayadère' for the 21st Century: How Companies are Confronting the Ballet’s Orientalist Stereotypes"
  • The New Indian Express - "Tracing the history and patronage of tawaifs in the history of Kathak"


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Intercultural Journeys - Close Ups: Pallabi Chakravorty

Philadelphia Balle t- La Bayadère - Professor Pallabi Chakravorty