5001 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, California 95054

Induz ( http://www.induz.org ) proudly presents ......

KRIA World Fusion Music & Dance Concert, a fundraiser to benefit art programs for children around the world.

The event will include an art auction.

The concert is comprised of a diverse group of musicians and dancers across the globe that have shared their distinct talents with one another and collectively produced a unique performance masterpiece, "KRIA".

Celebrity Guest of Honor, Hollywood Actor in IRONMAN, Faran Tahir

Accomplished actor and Harvard graduate, Faran has performed in numerous Hollywood movies and television series. His most memorable roles are Raza in Iron Man and Captain in Star Trek XI (to be released in 2009). He has appeared in television series Lost, The West Wing, NYPD Blue, The Practice, and Law & Order.

Headlining are musicians

Pandit Tarun Bhattacharya; world renowned grammy nominee, santoor (100 stringed hammered dulcimer like instrument) maestro who has performed with musical legends Ravi Shankar and George Harrison of the Beatles. He has played in the Royal Albert Hall, Kremlin in Russia, the Theater- De-La-Ville in France, and the Palais des Beaux-Arts in Brussels. The revered santoor player has recorded more than 30 albums.

Abhishek Basu; internationally acclaimed master percussionist and composer

Jazz musicians; Jim Wendt and Erik Everett.

With a vibrant and gifted dance team lead by

Shivani Thakkar - dancer, choreographer, and actress
Project Pulse Dance Company - Bay Area contemporary dance and drama company
Holly Shaw - San Franciscan flamenco dancer
Katy Barnhill - Multi faceted & award winning dancer/choreographer.

Event will include ART AUCTION, showcasing artworks of local artists.

Tickets: http://www.induz.org

General Admission $35

Gold (Preferred Seating) $50

Platinum (Front Section Seating) $75

Includes Meet & Greet with Artists and Hollywood Celebrity, Picture Taking, Complimentary autographed photo)

VIP Guests (Donors) $150

Students $ 20 (with a valid id)

Program Schedule:

5- 6 PPM Reception, Art Auction, Gala

6 PM ~ Concert

Meet & Greet after the Show

Proceeds will go towards the long term goal of sustaining the Tulika Project, art program for underprivileged children in India for three years and building future programs benefiting the arts in the Bay Area.

We hope you will join us for this extraordinary night of elegantly blended world music and fusion dance.

Personal Advisors of Ameriprise Financials
Sheratol Hotel
TriCity Voice
Indian Express

FOR SPONSOR SHIP OPPORTUNITIES: CONTACT [email protected] CALL: 510-875-5006

Official Website: http://www.induz.org

Added by Ray Induz on August 3, 2008