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Choreographic Works

A dancer deeply committed to the undiluted and authentic style of Odissi, Kavita is credited with number of new choreographic productions :

RITU RANG – (Seasons of Love from the 15th century poet Dinakrushna Das’s Rasakallol)

PROSHITA PATIKA – (Awaiting the Heroine, from the magnum opus of Kavi Samrat Upendra Bhanja’s Laavanyabati) based on Chhanda Music of Orissa.

SRI RADHA based on the modern poetic work of Shri Ramakanta Rath

SAPTATALA DHYANA – Salutations to the Seven Talas


ANANGA RANGA – (Leelas of the Love God)

SAMARPAN – The Surrender

PINGALA (The Story of a Scarlet Woman) based on the 15th century Bhagabatha Tradition of Singing in Orissa

SAHACHARI – (The Timeless Friend) – based on traditional and modern poetry

Choreographed a special piece for the valedictory function of the National Youth Festival at Hyderabad

Experimental Performances

Jugalbandis with Manipuri, Bharatnatyam, Kathak and Kuchipudi

She has had the privilege of working with the French theatre company Theatre en Tete for producing and presenting the Indian royal story in the theatre-puppetry form in different parts of France.

She has also presented a dance drama, along with noted danseuse Sharon Lowen, based on “Chha Mana Aatha Guntha” the father of modern Oriya literature Fakir Mohan Senapati.

On the occasion of World Environment Day Kavita has done a special Choreography “Vrikshoaham” – The Story of a Tree – for the IOD

On the theme of Global Warming a special production “Grishma Aasra” was presented at New Delhi.

An aesthetic presentation of paintings of different artists on the theme of Krishna entitled “Krishna Leelamritam.”

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