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Veiled Moon


A new dance-theater extravaganza created by Preeti Vasudevan and her company Thresh on the life and works of Mah Laqa Bai Chanda, one of the most scintillating Muslim courtesans of 18th century southern India





DATE: April 26th 2015

TIME: 3 to 4:30pm 

TICKETS: Free to the Public

VENUEThe Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY


Veiled Moon will be preceded by a talk about the history and culture of Hyderabad by the celebrated writer-storyteller William Dalrymple



This program is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Sultans of Deccan India, 1500-1700:Opulence and Fantasy, on view April 20th  - July 26th 2015 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY





**Veiled Moon premieres at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on April 26th, 2015. The commission and this Sunday at the Met are made possible by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art.




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