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Isle of Story Festival

March 22, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Isle of Story Festival


Wednesday, March 22nd

Expression through Gesture/ Storytelling in Indian Classical Dance

4-6 PM

McConnell Library

In this lecture-demonstration, Meera Varghese will present the Indian classical dance form of Bharatanatyam. Originally performed by temple dancers, Bharatanatyam has a strong narrative component called abhinaya, in which stories from Hindu epics and scriptures are depicted through the dancer’s embodiment of gods and goddesses.

This presentation is a Global Musics partnership.

Wednesday, March 22nd

A Storyteller’s Journey with Ronald Labelle

7-9 PM

McConnell Library


Enjoy an evening of folktales with Ronald Labelle, Cape Breton Regional Library’s Storyteller-in-Residence.


Everyone welcome. Free admission.


March 22, 2017
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm