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JUNE 2 @ 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Highways Performance Space  

1651 18th St, Santa Monica, CA 90404



Kids and their families will join in a multi-disciplinary arts experience with hands-on art making, live performance, and dancing.  Kidwallah will feature a sneak preview of “The ‘Summ’ of All Things,” a new performance by the Dancing Storytellers illuminating cycles in nature through contemporary South Asian dance, music and stories.   There will also be visual art activities by Bollynatyam, music with Robin Sukhadia, and a guided bhangra dance party!

All kids must be accompanied by an adult, suggested age range 2yrs-10yrs, but all ages are welcome.
$5-$10 per person suggested donation @ door.


Desi Family Fun is a collective of artist, activist parents who have come together to create South Asian art experiences for desi and mixed kids, along side meaningful conversation and actions for their adult family members.  Collective members currently include Akhila Ananth, Neelanjana Banerjee, Adnan Hussain, Shyamala Moorty, Sangita Shresthova (Bollynatyam),  Kristeen Singh, Robin Sukhadia, and we are open to more!

Dancing Storytellers Sheetal Gandhi, Ulka Simone Mohanty and Shyamala Moorty create performances for youth and families through innovative dance, theater and music to inspire personal transformation and social change.  This performance will feature Ulka and Shyamala with composed music by Neelamjit Dhillon and live improvised music by Robin Sukhadia.  For more info go to