EventsEvents

Programmes Held/to be held Place
SNA Tagore Samman – National honour to elderly artists above 75 years who have not received Sangeet Natak Akademi Award and Fellowship. A total of 150 such Awards may be conferred on the occasion of 150th Birth Anniversary of Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore May / June 2011 New Delhi
Year long celebration in different cites. A series of programmes on music, dance and drama festivals for 3 to 5 days to be organised in all the states in collaboration with state bodies and local institutions (30 events) June 2011 to April 2012 All Over India
National Festival and Seminar on Rabindra Sangeet - A probe into the construction of a 20th century tradition of music continuing and adding to the corpus of Geya Sahitya or sung literature in the tradition of saint-poet-composers, of ancient and medieval India, its relationship with classical music, folk music of the region, including its creative aspects; its development, rendition styles and interpretation since the time of the poet philosopher November / December 2011 Kolkata/New Delhi
A festival of commissioned productions of drama and dance - drama of Tagore. It is proposed to commission 20 productions based on Tagore’s works and present them in special festivals. A similar event was also organised on the occasion of the Centenary celebrations. January 2012 Major cites of India
A special event to be organised jointly by the three Akademies as homage to Tagore. Comprising all the field of arts that the great philosopher represented. May 2012 New Delhi