Experience the vibrant energy and deep serenity of Indian Classical music when Catskill’s intimate Bridge Street Theatre hosts a recital by world-renowned sitar virtuoso Ustad Shafaat Khan, on Friday August 2, 2019 at 7:30pm.
Son of the legendary Ustad Imrat Khan and nephew of Ustad Vilayat Khan, Ustad Shafaat Khan has performed worldwide at many prestigious concert halls, music festivals, and universities in India, America, Europe, China, Russia, and Japan, and shared a stage with Stevie Wonder (at The Bonnaroo Festival) and Ray Charles (on German television). A number of his CDs have been produced by Dr. Deepak Chopra. In the rich history of Indian classical music, Mr. Khan has distinguished himself by being the first known artist to have attained simultaneous excellence performing on the sitar, surbahar, and tabla. This performance marks his third appearance at Catskill’s Bridge Street Theatre.
Local audiences have just a single chance to hear Ustad Shafaat Khan live in concert – Friday evening August 2 at 7:30pm. Come bask in the vibrant energy and deep serenity of this profound, ancient, spiritual music with Khan as your charming and articulate guide. Tickets are $20, $10 for patrons age 21 and under, and can be pre-purchased online at https://sitar.brownpapertickets.com or by calling 800-838-3006. Tickets can also be purchased at the door one half hour prior to the performance, subject to availability. The theatre is located at 44 West Bridge Street in Catskill, NY. For more information, visit BridgeSt.org or call 518-943-3818.
Events at Bridge Street Theatre are supported in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and by Public Funds from the Greene County Legislature through the Cultural Fund administered in Greene County by the Greene County Council on the Arts.
Bridge Street Theatre presents
USTAD SHAFAAT KHAN
A Concert of Classical Indian Music
with Ustad Shafaat Khan (sitar/vocals/tabla)
Friday August 2, 2029 @ 7:30pm
Bridge Street Theatre Mainstage
44 West Bridge Street, Catskill, NY
General Admission $20, $10 for patrons age 21 and under
Advance tickets online at sitar.brownpapertickets.com or by calling 800-838-3006
Tickets can also be purchased at the door one half hour prior to the performance (subject to availability)
To contact Bridge Street Theatre directly for features and interviews or to reserve press tickets, email email@example.com or call their offices at 518-943-3894. For more information on Bridge Street Theatre visit BridgeSt.org.