Aratani Theatre at the JACCC

Japanese American Cultural & Community Center (JACCC)
244 S. San Pedro St. Los Angeles, CA 90012
Tickets: 213-680-3700 /

Getting Here

The Aratani Theatre is conveniently located in the heart of Little Tokyo, Downtown Los Angeles via the 101, 110 and 5 freeways.


Parking is adjacent to the Aratani Theatre at Joe’s Auto Parks / Sho Tokyo Garage at 350 E. 2nd St. The garage is open until 12:30am.

Metro Rail

Take the Metro Gold Line to the Little Tokyo/Artist District station, three blocks from the Aratani Theatre.


DANCE INDIA! Four Visions

Odissi Rahul Acharya
Mohiniyattam Vijaya Lakshmi
Bharata Natyam Shakti Dance Company|choreography by Mythili Prakash
Kathak California Gharana with Leela Dance Collective

Saturday / April 15, 2017 / 7 pm

COME EARLY! 6pm- FREE. Celebrate gypsy folk dance from Rajasthan on the plaza!

You cannot fully appreciate the majesty of Classical Dance of India until you understand that that there are many genres, each with its own aesthetic, technique and gestural language. Witness this breathtaking diversity that makes these lavish riches evident. Artists- Rahul Acharya, Vijayalakshmi, Shakti Dance Company and California Gharana with the Leela Dance Collective offer deeply expressive work from four classical forms Odissi, Mohiniyattam, Bharata Natyam and Kathak. Dance is the supreme expression of India. These artists capture and amplify the shifting dimensions of human emotion, spirit world and cosmos.

From the subtlest movements to the most sweeping gestures, these other worldly dancers offer a lavish program that illumines the spirit world in this sublime evening of dance from India.

Aratani Theatre