Consider sight and sightlessness in a performance bringing together musicians, storytelling and film.
Blind sitar master Baluji Shrivastav OBE presents Antardrishti – Inner Vision, inspired by Chapter 11 of the Hindu philosophical epic the Bhagavad Gita.
After it’s premiere at Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre on September 7th Antardrishti – Inner Vision will be showing at Norwich Arts Centre on September 8th as one of four shows worldwide, with other performances taking place at the British Council Theatre in Delhi and at Royal Opera House Mumbai.
Led by blind multi-instrumentalist Baluji Shrivastav OBE, the performance will feature Inner Vision Orchestra UK, plus guest Indian performers; these include tabla/vocals Raju Maurya, Indian flute Perumal Varudaraj, Indian violin Chiman Lal, vocalist Sayani Palit plus digital artists Addictive TV who create music you can see.
Produced by Baluji Music Foundation and commissioned and supported by the Unlimited programme, celebrating the work of disabled artists, with funding from Arts Council England and British Council.
Baluji Shrivastav website
Baluji Music Foundation website