A CULTURAL EVENING OF FUN, FOOD, MUSIC AND DANCE
MILLER CHAPEL, LEBANON VALLEY COLLEGE
The Sikh Society of Harrisburg gratefully acknowledges the offer of free use of their facility for this event. The Society is likewise thankful to the Passage to India the well-known place for quality Indian Dining in Harrisburg for their contribution of food service for the evening. The famous Bhangra Group – Nachdi Jawani – from Toronto, Canada, also graciously agreed to perform for us pro bono. We owe a debt of deep appreciation to them. We are also thankful to our major donors for their generous contributions, to the volunteers for all their help, to our own local artistes to contribute their time and talent to bring variety to this our first offering.
BOL BAALAA: Start of the event announced with a flourish of the Dhol, a traditional percussion accompaniment with the vigorous Punjabi folk dance forms.
INVOCATION: A shabd sung by the sangat of the Sikh Society of Harrisburg. All are requested to stay quiet during the invocation. – 5 min
WELCOME: Comments by ————————— 5 min —– 10
Preview selection by Nachdi Jawani – 10 min —- 20
Bhangra: Simran & Sahib – 5min —— 25
Dancing Bollywood Style: Manjyote & Jain – 5 min —– 30
Chak De: Bhangra by Youth-teens – Jaswinder, Jorawar, Rinku?- 5 min —- 35
A Comedy Act: Simran, Aman, Paramvir & Jyoti – 5 min —- 40
Haryanvi Rhythm: Ritu Chaudhary – 5 min —- 55
Bhangra Mix: Aman, Jyoti, Aneel, Aneesha – 5 min — 45
Fusion Dancing to a Punjabi love song: Rashi – 5 min —- 50
Girls Dancing Gidha: Harrisburg belles sing and dance their way to your hearts – 10 min —- 65
Mid Program comments: Rev Paul Fullmer – 5 min — 70
Introducing Nachdi Jawani: Jagir Singh – 5 min — 75
Nachdi Jawani: roll out their variety – 40 min —- 115
Presentations & Thanks: All participants & honorees on the stage with light music rhythm in the background as they are honored.
Applause & Adjourn to the other good thing – EATING DINNER