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How can I contribute to preserving a cultural dance legacy in Minnesota?

It's easy!
A donation to Katha Dance Theatre allows you to be an active part of preserving authentic Kathak dance instruction and performance in Minnesota.  You become part of our legacy when you support us!

Why Donate to KDT Now?
Katha Dance Theatre (KDT) is now in its 31st season! We are an internationally recognized classical Indian dance company. Founded in 1987 by Rita Mustaphi, KDT’s mission is to preserve the Kathak dance culture of Northern India through education, and the development of innovative and collaborative work.  We strive to make Kathak dance accessible through an uncompromising commitment to educational programs, performances and outreach efforts, which push the forms and boundaries while establishing a diverse cultural community that embraces all.

How does your Donation help KDT?

Your donation helps us achieve our mission by supporting:

Seasonal Company Performances: The company produces professional performances each year that are presented in respected artistic venues in the metro area.Touring: KDT has toured extensively in United States and Canada. This year KDT will be featured in India at the prestigious Khajuraho Dance Festival.Dance Instruction: KDT currently has a Kathak dance school that offers weekly classes and advanced workshops for students of all ages. These classes provide world-class instruction from highly trained masters of dance. Our school's mission is to create a legacy of authentic Kathak dance in Minnesota’s arts landscape.Outreach: Each year KDT offers educational workshops and residency activities in area schools, colleges, libraries, senior centers; enriching our community through continued cultural arts learning opportunities.

Help make KDT a vital part of Minnesota’s cultural landscape! 

It is because of your donation that we here at KDT can continue to produce exceptional performances, conduct cultural dance residencies, and offer world-class teaching in our classes and workshops. With your support you allow us to continue enriching the lives through dance.

Additionally, in this 31th year we have an two exciting events upcoming in 2018.  This year we have our winter KDT company show Ritu- The Seasons debuting March 2nd and 3rd at the O'Shaughnessy Auditorium. Plus June 10th at the O'Shaughnessy Auditorium, a special evening with our Guru, Pandit Birju Maharaj and special guest Ustad ZakirBe sure to mark your calendars for these exciting events and check our website for information and ticket sales.

Thank you and know your support is extremely appreciated!

Dance. Discover. Transform.

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