Day 3 Main Attractions OF DESTINATION NORTH EAST 2016, NEZCC



DESTINATION NORTH EAST- 2016

(A mega event to display the strengths, potentials and initiatives in the North Eastern Region)
12-14 FEBRUARY, 2016 VENUE: ITPO, PRAGATI MAIDAN, NEW DELHI

The North East Region, comprising of eight states, Astalakhshmi, covers an area of nearly eight percent of the country's total geographical area and have four percent of the total population of the country. The region has over hundred sixty scheduled tribes and over four hundred other tribal and sub tribal communities and groups. Richly endowed with natural resources, the region is identified as one of the world's biodiversity hot spot; it hosts species rich tropical rain forest and supports diverse flora and fauna including medicinal plant species. Reserves of petroleum and natural gas in the region constitutes one fifth of the country's total oil reserves. More than sixty percent of the India's potential hydroelectricity generation capacity lies here.

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PERFORMANCES

NORTH EAST FOLK DANCE AND MUSIC CHOREOGRAPHY

DATE: FEBRUARY 12, 2016 | TIME: 6:15 - 7:45 PM
1. ARUNACHAL PRADESH: BRO-ZAI
2. ASSAM:BIHU DANCE
3. ASSAM: BARDOISHIKLA DANCE (BODO COMMUNITY)
4. MANIPUR: DHOL CHOLOM
5. MEGHALAYA: WANGALA DANCE
6. MIZORAM: CHERAW DANCE
7. NAGALAND: WARRIOR DANCE (AO TRIBE OF NAGALAND)
8. SIKKIM: TAMANG SELO DANCE
9. TRIPURA: HOZAGIRI DANCE

ROCK MUSIC: REVERSE TRAGEDY BAND

DATE: FEBRUARY 12, 2016 | TIME: 7:45 - 9:00PM

FASHION SHOW

DATE: FEBRUARY 13, 2016 | TIME: 6:00 – 7:00 PM

FOLK FUSION & CROSSOVER MUSIC – NORTH EAST

DATE: FEBRUARY 13, 2016 | TIME: 7:00 – 9:00 PM
1. Mayukh Hazarika
2. Rewben Mashangva
3. Rida & the Musical Folks – Meghalaya
4. Purple Fusion – Nagaland

FOLK, CLASSICAL AND CONTEMPORARY DANCE CHOREOGRAPHY

SEGMENT I – Bihu performance by RAGINEE
DATE: FEBRUARY 13, 2016 | TIME: 6:00 – 6:30PM

SEGMENT II – Folk Medley choreographed by Guru Madhurima Choudary.
DATE: FEBRUARY 14, 2016 | TIME: 6:30 – 7:00PM

SEGMENT III – The classical art forms of the North Eastern state are at par with International standards, and while the emerging trend of contemporary dances presents even a wider scope of appreciation. The performance will showcase an interplay of both. Choreographed by Maitreyee Pahari.
DATE: FEBRUARY 14, 2016 | TIME: 8:00 – 9:00PM

THE CULTURALY VIBRANT NORTH EASTERN REGION

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