Chitresh Das http://wwno.org en Chitresh Das And Jason Samuels Smith Appear In NOBA's 'India Jazz Suites' http://wwno.org/post/chitresh-das-and-jason-samuels-smith-appear-nobas-india-jazz-suites <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Some people might think putting an Indian Classical dancer and a New York-born tap star together would never work. On this week's <em>Notes from New Orleans</em>, we'll hear from </span><a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/chhandam/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Chitresh Das</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, a master of the ancient Kat-tuck dance style, and tap star</span><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f7ZFp7NLPuY" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank"> Jason Samuels Smith</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. They'll burn up the stage in an East-meets-West dance event brought to the city by </span><a href="http://www.nobadance.com/explore.cfm/performances/indiajazzsuites/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">the New Orleans Ballet Association</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and the </span>NOCCA<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Institute.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Sharon Litwin 47306 at http://wwno.org