Experience the blend of both the real and virtual environments, as we join Mahi transported into a video game, by magical Moon, Chand. Landing at the Elephant Festival of Jaipur, Mahi meets her companion, The Dancing Elephant. Together they undertake a journey through the mystic video game to unlock
three levels to return home. Will they achieve this or will Mahi be locked in the game forever?
The storytelling is enhanced with sand art animation to represent mother earth, the Elephant Festival of Jaipur, Holi Festival and back projection technology.
Suitable for children aged 6-13 and their families.
Producer: Rushi Munshi
Production company: Ri Ri’s Dance Academy
Concept: Ria Meera Munshi
Writers: Ria Meera Munshi & Stephanie Kemp
Director: Ria Meera Munshi
Please see our The Dancing Elephant leaflet for our tour schedule!
Thank you to Arts Council England and thank you to our partners Z-Arts, Tameside Council and Manoranjan CIC for supporting this project.
See what happened during the research and development process of The Dancing Elephant by watching our R&D video here