Farah Yasmeen Shaikh performs and teaches at Ballet Beyond Borders - a Festival providing cultural, educational and diplomatic exchange to further human understanding and spark vital communication through dance.
August 11 - 14, 2021
Social Change Through #heARTivism (part 2)
Episode 2 leads up to Episode 3 in June, which will welcome special guest, Valarie Kaur – a seasoned civil rights activist, award-winning filmmaker, lawyer, and faith leader, into the conversation and premiere a new collaborative dance work featuring Farah and all of the dance artists, Valarie Kaur and renowned musical artist, Annette Philip.
Social Change Through #heARTivism (part 1)
This dynamic group of women of color dance artists in conversation with Farah, each bringing a passion, compassion and commitment displayed through their art AND their activism. This beautiful and powerful combination is what we call #heARTivism
HEARTISTRY VIDEO SERIES
Episode 1: Creativity, Collaboration & Community
An online event with Farah & collaborating musicians with a conversation on creative collaboration during the pandemic, the premiere of their new dance/music video - Aaj Rang Hai, and an opportunity for our virtual audience to interact with the artists through a Q & A session.
HEARTISTRY TALK SHOW
by Farah Yasmeen Shaikh
Rukus Avenue Radio - DASH Radios exclusive South Asian Radio Station - and Noorani Dance bring you Heartistry, an online radio talk show hosted by Farah Yasmeen Shaikh, featuring guests from all over the globe.
SUNEHRA NOOR - A GOLDEN LIGHT
Jewish Community Center, Palo Alto
A dance drama by students of Noorani Dance, performing the story of the great court composer of 16th century Mughal India, Miyan Tansen - set in the time of Emperor Akbar, known as the golden age.