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Laughter, Lights & Legends: Dive into India Week at Lincoln Center

India Week at Lincoln Center

Dive into a vibrant celebration of Indian culture at Lincoln Center’s Summer for the City! This week, experience a diverse array of events absolutely free or with a choose-what-you-pay option. From laugh-out-loud comedy nights to captivating dance performances and thought-provoking film screenings, there’s something for everyone.

Unveil the beauty of India Week, kicking off with Ragamala Dance Company’s mesmerizing performance “Avimukta: Where the Seeker Meets the Sacred.” Let loose under the stars with a silent disco featuring DJ Rajuju Brown, or immerse yourself in the joy of folk dance traditions at a Social Dance event.

Comedy Underground | India Week

Lincoln Center Presents

Wednesday, July 10, 8:00 pm

Comedy performing arts nonprofit NYLaughs produces a free stand-up comedy showcase featuring up-and-coming NYC comedians.

The Underground at Jaffe Drive

Avimukta: Where the Seeker Meets the Sacred

By Aparna and Ranee Ramaswamy for Ragamala Dance Company

Lincoln Center Presents

Wednesday, July 10, 8:00 pm

Celebrating the beauty and vibrancy of Indian culture, India Week kicks off with Ragamala Dance Company’s Avimukta: Where the Seeker Meets the Sacred!

Damrosch Park

Silent Disco | India Week

Rajuju

Lincoln Center Presents

Wednesday, July 10, 9:00 pm

As part of India Week, superstar DJ Rajuju Brown takes you on a sonic journey under the stars!

The Dance Floor

Social Dance | India Week

Garba360 Featuring Ujjval Vyas Musicals

Lincoln Center Presents

Thursday, July 11, 6:30 pm

Celebrate the beauty and vibrancy of Indian culture and folk dance traditions. All are welcome to learn the dances or simply enjoy the live music!

The Dance Floor

Sonny Singh | India Week

Lincoln Center Presents

Thursday, July 11, 7:30 pm

Simultaneously spiritual and rebellious, Singh’s music reminds us that hope, love, and devotion are crucial to our struggles and collective survival.

David Rubenstein Atrium

Samsara

Lincoln Center Presents

Thursday, July 11, 7:30 pm

Samsara draws from the heart of Buddhist philosophy to trace the steps we take, both forward and backward, in search of our higher selves.

Rose Theater

The Outdoor Film Series | India Week

RRR

Lincoln Center Presents

In collaboration with Film at Lincoln Center

Thursday, July 11, 8:30 pm

This Oscar-winning 1920-set action blockbuster charts an imaginary friendship between real-life anti-colonial revolutionaries in a comedic melodrama.

Damrosch Park

A Celebration of Literature From the Indian Diaspora

Lincoln Center Presents

Friday, July 12, 6:00 pm

Distinguished NYC-based writers, creators, and curators to discuss their work and experiences.

The Garden at Damrosch Park

Parampara and SAZ ft. Sumitra Das Goswami

Lincoln Center Presents

In collaboration with Jodhpur RIFF Festival

July 12 at 7:30 pm

Damrosch Park

Rajasthani folk group SAZ ft. Sumitra Das Goswami present Rang-e-Thar and celebrated Carnatic music family the Vinayakrams present Parampara.

Silent Disco | India Week

Ashu Rai

Lincoln Center Presents

July 12 at 9:00 pm

The Dance Floor

Experience the vibes of DJ Ashu Rai of long-running South Asian LGBTQIA+ dance party “Desilicious” as a nonstop outdoor silent disco at Lincoln Center.

The Art of Wellbeing | India Week

Minila Shah

Lincoln Center Presents

In collaboration with NewYork-Presbyterian

July 13 at 10:00 am

Griffin Sidewalk Studio, David Geffen Hall

Join dancer and yogi Minila Shah and musicians Jay Gandhi and Ehren Hanson for mindfulness practices, breathwork, and gentle stretches.

Kids, Teens, and Families | India Week

Kiran Ahluwalia

Lincoln Center Presents

July 13 at 12:00 pm

LeFrak Lobby, David Geffen Hall

Kiran Ahluwalia and her band share their mixture of Indian music, West African blues, and jazz at this family-friendly concert as part of India Week.

Comedy Night

Aasif Mandvi, Hari Kondabolu, Asif Ali, Aparna Nancherla, and Kiran Deol

Lincoln Center Presents

July 13 at 7:30 pm

Damrosch Park

Get ready for a night of humor all brought to you by a powerhouse lineup of comedians whose Indian heritage infuses into their comedic brilliance.

Silent Disco | India Week

DJ Rekha

Lincoln Center Presents

July 13 at 9:00 pm

The Dance Floor

The iconic DJ Rekha of “Basement Bhangra” fame transmits their groovy sounds to your ear at Lincoln Center’s Silent Disco this July!

SAZ Sunrise Concert

Lincoln Center Presents

In collaboration with Jodhpur RIFF Festival

July 14 at 5:00 am

Hearst Plaza

Welcome the day with music by Rajasthani folk group SAZ! The masterful artists of this celebrated group start your morning in an unforgettable way.

RHEOLOGY: In Concert

Lincoln Center Presents

In collaboration with The Bushwick Starr, HERE Arts Center, and Ma-Yi Theatre Company

July 14 at 5:00 pm

Hearst Plaza

Writer/director Misha Chowdhury and his mother, physicist Bulbul Chakraborty, collaborate on a concert featuring Bangla music and the science of sand.

Jazz Underground | India Week

Priya Darshini

Lincoln Center Presents

In collaboration with Jazz at Lincoln Center

July 14 at 6:00 pm

The Underground at Jaffe Drive

The GRAMMY-nominated singer joins forces with her all-star band, blending Indian classical, electronica, ambient, and jazz into a captivating experience.

Silent Disco | India Week

Roshni Samlal (aka DJ Raat Ki Rani)

Lincoln Center Presents

July 14 at 6:00 pm

The Dance Floor

Wine your body to the sounds of Roshni Samlal, an Indo-Caribbean beatmaker spinning Asian Underground music, global club, soca and chutney.

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