NOOTANA is the DC area's premier
source for live Indian classical music and dance

Sanskrit for "Innovation," Nootana tastefully juxtoposes innovation and traditions by integrating
music, dance, themes, stories, and styles from around the world into the
Indian classical traditions, continuing to reinforce the roots of this historic tradition,
in our unique multidisciplinary environment.

Please join us by supporting us at a performance, volunteering at one of our events,
or joining our team of talented musicians and dancers.

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Celebrating NOOTANA's 5th Year
Join us this Spring for SCHEHERAZADE

Incorporating some audience favorites from the last 5 years, and composing and arranging new pieces, we present SCHEHERAZADE, coming to stage this May 20, 2017.


Add your talents to our family of talented musicians & dancers!
Contact us to audition.

Community Outreach
Book NOOTANA for a gig

In addition to our self-produced performances, Nootana has participated as guests in the a variety of events including: the SAPAN showcase, "Ek Kala," The Hyattsville International Festival, National Yoga Day with Deepak Ram at the Sylvan Theater, and the Baltimore Union Square Park Festival.

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or to schedule an audition or gig

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