Meet Shaily Dadiala!
Shaily portrays “Karabhaka” the royal messenger & “Gautami” the hermit mother who accompanies Shakuntala on her epic journey to the capital, and other roles in PAC’s virtual reading series, in collaboration with PAPA, THE RECOGNITION OF SHAKUNTALA by Kālidāsa, directed by Pratima Agrawal.
Shaily Dadiala (Prasad) was born in 1978 in Bardoli, India. At the age of 9, she felt called to study Indian classical dance Bharatanatyam and to become a dancer. Ms. Dadiala founded Usiloquy Dance Designs in 2008; she is the Artistic Director, choreographer and Principal Dancer. She completed her B.A. in Dance specializing in Bharatanatyam from the Bruhad Gujarat Sangeet Samiti, India (1988-1994) and 2 year training in Hindustani Classical Music from 1987 to 1989...After moving to the USA in 2000, Ms. Dadiala taught in Queens, NY for a year before commencing Bharatanatyam classes in Levittown, PA in collaboration with the township recreation department in 2005.
Go with Shaily on this heartfelt journey
on Monday, November 23rd @ 7pm
FREE to attend but donations are highly appreciated!
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