Blooming! Lil’ Buck – Shantala Shivalingappa

Blooming! Lil’ Buck – Shantala Shivalingappa

An amazing duet between Shantala’s Jookin’ and Charles ‘Lil Buck’ Riley’s Kuchipudi ! Or maybe it’s the exact opposite? Well, watching their close collaboration, it’s hard to tell. A thrilling moment of encounter between Lil Buck’s wizardly Jookin’, a street-dance style from Memphis, Tennessee, and Shantala’s personal vocabulary rooted in Kuchipudi, a classical style

Oud and kaval in Spain?

Oud and kaval in Spain?

Yes, the company will soon be putting together a new program with Ferran Savall and guest musicians! For the new creation Impro (working title), a variety of instruments gather around Ferran’s soulfoul voice and Shantala’s delicate gestures : Driss El Maloumi’s Oud, Nedyalko Nedyalkov’s Kaval, David Mayoral’s Percussions and Jordi Gaspar’s double bass. Compelled

Shantala behind the scenes…

Shantala behind the scenes…

 Follow Shantala’s foot steps! For almost a year, the Quebec film-maker, Ezra Belotte-Cousineau, followed Shantala and her collaborators on tour, capturing privileged moments on and off stage. A sensitive portrait through images, looks, and words caught behind the curtain. This still untitled film was to be premiered at the CinéDanse Festival in Montreal in

LET’S DANCE – Agat films & Cie

LET’S DANCE – Agat films & Cie

 Watch Shantala’s feet without even having to move from your sofa. This French documentary film by Olivier Lemaire and Florence Platarets is available in DVD and VOD on Arte TV. The first chapter, “C’est le pied”, of this dance story in three parts, is devoted to dancing feet, including those of Shantala. First  screening at  the

IMPRO – New production 2014

Meeting of two virtuosos, Ferran Savall and Shantala Shivalingappa. Following the release of his new album, IMPRO, Ferran Savall and Shantala Shivalingappa, long-standing friends and collaborators, create a new program together. Accompanied by four musical accomplices, they explore and play with music and movement… December 7th, 2014 in Girona, 12th, 13th and 14th of