Event Calendar

Talk

February 26, 2020

11:30 pm To 1:30 am

DAG, Fuller, 41 E 57th St building suite 708, New York

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Music

February 27, 2020

1:30 am

Jalopy Theater and School of Music, 315 Columbia Street, Brooklyn

BRM Co-Artistic Director, Neel Murgai presents a solo performance featuring overtone singing and looping compositions from his new album Reorientation. While his recent Rubin Museum concert featured Neel’s sitar and chamber ensemble compositions from the album, Neel continues to celebrate his album release month with this unique performance highlighting the solo pieces that round out the recording…. Read more »

Comedy

February 27, 2020 To February 29, 2020

12:30 am

Carolines, 1626 Broadway, New York

Sugar Sammy is a superstar in Canada and one of the hottest comedians on the international circuit. The New York Times calls him “A fearless comic with a talent for provoking both laughter and outrage”. He has performed over 1700 shows in 32 countries and is touring the U.S. once again…. Read more »

Food

February 29, 2020

8:00 pm

Whole Foods Market, 10 Columbus Circle, New York

Mindful Eating session in which Chef Surbhi Sahni will teach how to create treats to celebrate Holi, Indian festival of colors
Children’s eating patterns and food preferences are established early in life. Our cooking sessions will focus on the principals of Mindful Eating and provide families and children creative and fun ways to prepare healthy and simple recipes with fresh and affordable ingredients…. Read more »

Music

March 5, 2020

1:30 am

Jalopy Theater and School of Music, 315 Columbia Street, Brooklyn

$10 Advance | $15 Door | 8:30pm Performance | 10pm BRM Weekly Raga Jam
Mitali Bhawmik | Vocals
Set Description: Indian classical vocal with harmonium and tabla accompaniment
When asked about her musical style, Mitali has said, “My music speaks of me as a human, it reflects the depths of my emotions and musical values…. Read more »

Music

March 6, 2020

2:00 pm To 1:30 am

Rubin Museum of Art, 150 W 17th St, New York

TICKETS

Celebrate Women’s History Month with the “hurricane wail” and searing authenticity of Indian classical and crossover vocalist Roopa Mahadevan and her ensemble Roopa in Flux.
In honor of Women’s History Month, Brooklyn Raga Massive presents the annual Women’s Raga Massive Festival, a series of concerts amplifying the voices of women artists rooted in or inspired by raga and Indian Classical Music…. Read more »

Clubs

March 7, 2020 To March 21, 2020

Stage 48, 605 W 48th St, New York

Join a beautiful crowd at Stage48 and get painted in reds, yellows, greens, pinks and enjoy the Festival of colors in style with food, drinks, and the amazing beats by NYC’s Top Entertainers.
Welcome to the happiest day party in New York City! The Festival of Colors celebrates the coming of spring,… Read more »

Clubs

March 7, 2020

1:30 am

Hudson Dance Studio, Edgewater 986 River Road Edgewater, NJ

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Music

March 8, 2020

1:00 am To 3:00 am

National Sawdust, 80 N 6th St, Brooklyn

Poetry and A Storytelling Musical Production created and performed by author Kavita Das, along with the STARR Ensemble.

Women’s Raga Massive curates an evening of poetry, narrative and sound in a two act collaborative performance that invokes the storytelling and the political within the poetic and the lyrical within the lived life…. Read more »

Music

March 10, 2020

1:00 am

Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway, New York

Celebrate the Hindu Holiday of Holi with a colorful array of South Asian sounds, merging hard driving North Indian bhangra with elements of hip-hop, jazz and raw punk energy. Guaranteed to be the most fun you’ll have all year, and a concert you’ll never forget! “… cacophonous bhangra funk. Think Punjabi weddings and Delhi street brass bands,… Read more »

Dance

March 12, 2020

12:30 am

David Rubenstein Atrium, 61 West 62 Street, New York

Born in South Korea, celebrated performer Jin Won spent 15 years living in India training in classical Kathak dance and tabla percussion. Kathak is a revered, centuries-old tradition in which the dancer ties dozens of bells to each ankle, which ring out as they move. Jin has been praised by the New York Times as “an exuberant dancer whose musicality transform[s] her dancing into something primal.” As a soloist, … Read more »

Music

March 12, 2020

1:30 am

Jalopy Theater and School of Music, 315 Columbia Street, Brooklyn

TICKETS

$10 Advance | $15 Door | 8:30pm Performance | 10pm BRM Weekly Raga Jam
Set Description: A personal migration story told through the poetry of Hafiz, narration, dance, and music
‘Ask Hafiz’ is performance integrating story-telling, poetry, dance, and music. The show tells the immigration story of Sahar Muradi’s tumultuous journey from a Soviet-ruled Afghanistan to Queens…. Read more »

Music

March 14, 2020

12:30 am

Sony Hall, 235 W 46th St, New York

Indian Ocean
Saturday, March 14, 2020
Doors: 6:00pm / Show: 7:30pm
General Admission
• $40 Advance / $50 Day of Show
• Cabaret Style Seating Available First Come, First Served
VIP Gold Circle Seating
• $70
• Includes Guaranteed Seating in Designated Section
• Full Dinner Menu Available
• All Ages
One of the spearheads of the Indian Rock scene with their unique sound of contemporary rock mixed with classical,… Read more »

Comedy

March 15, 2020

11:00 pm

Kumble Theater, 1 University Plaza, Brooklyn

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Comedy

March 15, 2020

11:00 pm

Gramercy Theatre, 127 E 23rd St, New York

A stand up comedian known for his fresh and universal content striking the right chord with people across all age groups and ethnicities. With over 50 million views by just 4 videos, Jaspreet has done 400+ shows and performed in over 30 cities in India, Australia, United Kingdom and U.A.E.
From Delhi to Dubai,… Read more »

Music

March 17, 2020

10:00 pm To 12:00 am

The Assemblage John Street, 17 John Street, New York

In partnership with Assemblage John Street, Women’s Raga Massive Festival present “Rasa Ensemble,” a sonic multicultural exploration of Indian Classical Hindustani music and mostly but not limited to Latin and Cuban rhythms.
In addition to exploring these two very distinct sounds, The Rasa Ensemble is also an exploration of sonic sacred spiritual sentiments hailing from Cuba and India…. Read more »

Art

March 20, 2020 To July 5, 2020

99 Gansevoort St, New York

https://whitney.org/exhibitions/salman-toor

For his first museum solo exhibition, Salman Toor (b. 1983) presents new and recent oil paintings. Known for his small-scale figurative works that combine academic technique and a quick, sketch-like style, Toor offers intimate views into the imagined lives of young, queer Brown men residing between New York City and South Asia…. Read more »

Talk

March 25, 2020

12:30 am

Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway, New York

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Comedy

March 27, 2020 To March 29, 2020

West Nyack Levity Live, 4210 Palisades Center Dr, West Nyack, NY

Top Indian comedian and Netflix superstar Vir Das comes to WEST NYACK from MAR 27TH – 29TH for an exclusive performance of his hit international tour show, #LOVED.
They say before you can learn to love someone else, you have to learn to love yourself. Here’s a comedy show for those who are on the fence…. Read more »

Music

March 27, 2020

12:00 am To 3:00 am

Angel Orensanz Foundation, 172 Norfolk St,New York

Sivaana presents an experiential evening of ghazals with an amazing backdrop of Angel Orensanz Center in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, New York. It was originally built as a synagogue and now would enchant us with culturally unique music and singing from various times of the last century.
It would be an evening presenting soulful array of sufism,… Read more »

Music

March 28, 2020

12:30 am

J C Adams Playhouse - Hofstra University, 118 Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

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Comedy

April 1, 2020

12:00 am

Gramercy Theater, 127 E 23rd St,New York

Back with a bang – the crown prince of comedy ABHISHEK UPMANYU LIVE IN NEW YORK, NY 2020

Abhishek Upmanyu is one of the finest young comedians in the country, representing fresh new talent on the scene. Known for killing it on stage, he hurls one cracker of a joke after another,… Read more »

Family

April 4, 2020

12:30 am

CURE Insurance Arena, 81 Hamilton Ave, Trenton, NJ

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Music

April 11, 2020

1:00 am

McCarter Theatre Center, 1 University Place, Princeton,NJ

India’s great percussion master Zakir Hussain is a long-established “national treasure” and joins with two colleagues for an evening of classical Indian music…. Read more »

Music

April 11, 2020

1:00 am

Mark G Etess Arena, 1000 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ

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Dance

April 18, 2020

11:30 pm

Peter Norton Symphony Space 2537 Broadway, New York

http://www.worldmusicinstitute.org/event/5af87aed8d7c3e64a274337304f001dd

Aditi Mangaldas is a leading dancer and choreographer in the classical Indian dance form of Kathak. With extensive training under the leading gurus of Kathak, Shrimati Kumudini Lakhia and Pandit Birju Maharaj, Aditi is today recognised for her artistry, technique, eloquence and characteristic energy that mark every performance. Besides dancing and choreographing classical productions,… Read more »

Revanta Sarabhai is an actor, dancer, choreographer and filmmaker. With the recent releases of O Taareee & Dhantya Open, and the upcoming Mijaaj, Revanta has established his presence as a leading actor of the Gujarati film industry. Having made his solo Indian classical dance-debut at age 8, Revanta has been performing as a Bharatanatyam and contemporary dancer,… Read more »

Music

May 2, 2020

1:30 am

​Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Peter Norton Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway at 95th Street

https://www.robertbrowningassociates.com/19-20-kaivalya.html

Kaivalya Kumar Gurav, a leading vocalist of India making a rare NY appearance, hails from Dharwad, the region admired as a mecca for North Indian classical vocal music where such luminaries as Bhimsen Joshi and Mallikarjun Mansoor lived.  With his rich multigenerational lineage, he is a major exponent of the Kirana gharana (tradition): his grandfather,… Read more »

Music

June 5, 2020

1:00 am

137-35 Northern Blvd, Flushing

http://www.flushingtownhall.org/event/b9f5f71acf40355af9126a0d924f50ae

Led by versatile Indian classical vocalist Roopa Mahadevan, Roopa In Flux is an ensemble of musical wanderers venturing beyond the established traditions that shaped them. Voice, piano, violin, and percussion band together for a sound grounded in classical and jazz/soul forms from around the world, using novel arrangements and improvisational spark to express a contemporary moment…. Read more »

Music

June 27, 2020

1:00 am

Prudential Center, 5 Lafayette Street, Newark, NJ

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