NATIONAL ARTS COUNCIL

NAC-AEP Programme Details

Exposure
Dance

Programme ID: AEP0116642

DEEPAVALI: A MUSIC & DANCE CELEBRATION

Digital Format Available


- OUTLINE -

DIGITAL FORMAT AVAILABLE TO SCHOOLS
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This programme is now adapted to:

1 .Allow students to view the programme through an online link to watch in the classrooms/during homebased learning or

2. Allow students to view a Live broadcast of the programme in the classrooms when the cast performs live in the school hall.

The programme will begin with an introduction to the story behind Deepavali as well as the three different dance forms. Using Bharatanatyam, Kathak and Kathakali vocabularies, scenes such as the slaying of Narakasura and the celebratory dance of lights will be presented. A short quiz will be incorporated to ensure students have understood the key take-home points.

- LEARNING OBJECTIVES -

To give students an understanding of the origin of Deepavali through music and dance, which is part of the rich cultural heritage present in Singapore.

To showcase three different dance forms (Bharatanatyam, Kathak & Kathakali) as well as expose students to the colourful Indian musical instruments.

- DETAILS -


Pri - Lower / Pri - Upper / Sec - Lower / Sec - Upper / JC/CI / ITE

English

40 minutes

Microphone / PA system

9

- COST -

$1300

Schools may use the Tote Board Arts Grant to subsidise the programme cost. There is a subsidy of up to 50% of the programme cost for mainstream schools, and up to 70% of the programme cost for Special Education Schools.
The Tote Board Arts Grant is not applicable to pre-schools. NAC partners selected pre-school centres to receive funding to purchase Pre-School AEP.

The following programme is approved under the NAC-AEP.


- CONTACT -

- Bhaskar's Arts Academy Ltd -

Thava Rani

63366537

rani@bhaskarsarts.com