SHAKTI (2016)

Kripalaya Dance Academy Presents “SHAKTI” – BIGGER than ever, heart thumping music and high energy dances. You don’t want to miss this !!! Mark your calendars!! June 24-25, 2016 at the TULSA PAC for Summer Stage 2016. Stay tuned for more updates.
Shakti (Power) is the creative energy of the universe. It is said to exist in every movement that is within us and around us, and nothing captures the essence of movement like the art of dance. This show depicts powerful dances from India and other cultures. An ensemble featuring Indian Classical and Bollywood dancers will dazzle you with intense choreographic routines. The show also has salsa, hip hop, Chinese, Irish and belly dancers. These different styles will represent the concept of Shakti through exhilarating movements accompanied by heart-thumping music.
Shakti Poster v7 Final
TICKETS & Official PAC Web Listing
Check out the official listing on the Tulsa PAC Summer Stage 2016 Website and Tulsa PAC Website.
Channel 8 KTUL ABC Promotion
Kripalaya Dance Academy’s Director Priya Raju makes an appearance on Channel 8 KTUL ABC with Kristin Dickerson to promote the show SHAKTI. Check out the link below.
Channel 8 KTUL ABC Good Day Tulsa Promotion
Kripalaya Dance Academy’s Director Priya Raju makes an appearance on Channel 8 KTUL ABC for Good Day Tulsa to promote the show SHAKTI. Check out the link below.
 Tulsa PAC Intermission Magazine Listing
Teaser Links
Shakti Final Teaser

Teaser 2- Shakti Sneak Peak

Teaser 1

We would like to sincerely thank our sponsors for their support and generosity. This show would not be possible without the contribution they have provided us. We deeply appreciate the willingness with which they have and continue to support our efforts to introduce and promote the rich diversity that is present in dance from a multi-cultural society.
Bhagyashree Developers, Bengaluru, India
The Kalapura Family
Drs Krishnamurthy and Manjula Subramaniam and Family
Kumar Govind & Baishali Nair
Dr. & Mrs. Neil Agrawal
Mr. Prakash Musapeta and Family
Raj Chandwaney, M.D., Oklahoma Heart Institute
Vani Singhal, Attorney, McAfee & Taft
Check-My-Temp, Jeeva Healthcare
Mr John D Harper and Esther Harper
Joshi Technologies International Inc
Kumon Math & Reading, Tulsa and Broken Arrow Centers
The Kurella Family
The Meshri Family
Mr. and Mrs. Murali and Radhika Manohar
Dr. Srikanth Reddy and Family
Dr. Venkatesh Movva and Family
Allen and Sophia Litchfield
Himalayas- Aroma of India, Tulsa
India Palace, Tulsa
Dr Richard Yesudas and Family
Dr. Satish Kohli & Family
Star Avenue Lounge
 Video and Poster Design Credits: Meenakshi Sundaram Krishnasamy, Lightz Photography
Director: Priya Raju
Assistant Director: Arjun Rajakutty
Set and Effects: SilverWolf Productions. Artistic Director: Rich Goss
Stage Manager: Camie Hayes
Assistant Stage Manager: Kaitie Bryan
Sound Engineer: Paul Hanson
Lighting Designer: Isaac Holton
Photography & Graphic Design: Meenakshi Krishnasamy, Lightz Photography
Videography: Daniel Murphree
Sound Editing & Marketing: Arjun Rajakutty
Back Stage Hands: Usha Mani, Moshi Kanderi, Erica Wilson and Hea Pushpraj
Kripalaya Dance Academy would like to thank all the participants, performers, backstage helpers, the tech crew, the sponsors and the audience for its tremendous support towards the show and making it a grand success. Having performed to sold out audiences on two consecutive nights with rave reviews and grandeur, we are truly thankful to you all. This completes a hat-rick of success for Kripalaya Dance Academy at Tulsa PAC Summer Stage. We will miss all the fun but stay tuned for our future productions. Check out all the pictures and videos from the show on our facebook page.
The Making of Shakti

Shakti Success