Musical Theatre: Ragas - Interpreting the Colors of Emotions

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Event Description

Musicians from India perform. Vocals, the bamboo flute, a stringed instrument called the veena, cymbals, and the double headed drum bring alive percussive dance that uses geometrical patterns made by movement vocabulary. Moods and emotions are expressed giving visual interpretations to the musical presentation. For information, (312) 742-7549.

This program is presented as part of the Chicago Park District’s Night Out in the Parks with the support of Mayor Rahm Emanuel.  Arts programming in neighborhoods across the city advances the goals of the Chicago Park District and the Chicago Cultural Plan.

Dance Styles
Traditional/Indigenous Dance


Humboldt Park Boathouse

1400 N. Sacramento Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622
(312) 742-7549