Performance

2015 – Dance Performance Navodit presented by Akademi @ Devonshire Square for City of London Festival

2015 – Dance Performance and Workshop @ Chelsea & Westminster Hospital London

2015 – Dance Performance Navodit presented by Akademi @Rich Mix

2015 – Dance Performance and Workshop @ Chelsea & Westminster Hospital Londonsomita basak

2014 Chai Paani ‘Porkpie Dance Theatre – The Place, London

2014 – Dance Performance in Bharatiya  Vidya  Bhavan, London        

2013 – Duet Charity performance for the typhoon in Philippines, South London

2013 –  Solo performance of fusion dance and duet as part of  PPDT for Musical Mayhem charity event in South East London.

2013 – Solo performance of fusion dance at LONDON+acumen Charity Event, Central London. Dance choreography by Somita Basak, Music composition by Anoushka Shankar. 

2013 – ‘Dashavatar’ Kshetra Dance Company, Watford Temple, London.

2013 – Duet for Arts Festival in Sydenham, London

2013 – ‘Mum what’s my Gam’ Porkpie Dance Theatre – The Place , London

2012 – Solo performance for the City Hindus Network Diwali Celebrations at The Hilton Central London

2012 – Didiji in the stage play ‘Baba Shakespeare’ by Emmeline Winterbotham

2011 – Solo performance at local community festival, North West London

2011 – Mina in ‘Magical world of Mina’ theatre production by Manasamitra, Leicester

2011 – Beeja – Charity performance for Pakistan Floods, Knightsbridge, London

2011 – Beeja- Bhavan, London

2011 – Contemporary Group Piece at the Mind, Body and Soul Festival in Chelsea

2011 – Beeja – House of  Commons

2011 – Beeja – Alchemy Festival at the Southbank, London

2011 – Solo performance at the Nehru Centre, London

2011 – Solo Performance with live orchestra in Ganesh Temple in Chennai, India

2010 – Wembley Temple, London

2010 – Durga Puja Camden Town Hall, London

2010 – Beeja – Jackson Theatre, London

2010 – Birmingham international Airport Shobana Balachandra and Anusha Subramanyam

2010 -‘Life Goes On’ – Opening sequence of film starring Om Puri and Sharmila Tagore

2009 – ‘Colours of Life’ India Dance Wales touring production England and Wales

2009 – Beeja Nyodema Festival, West Sussex

2009 – Beeja Clerkenwell House, London

2009 – Beeja Milapfest International Dance Festival, Manchester

2009 – Beeja National Portrait Gallery, London

2009 – Beeja Earls Court Exhibition Centre, London

2008 – Durga Puja Beeja Hampstead Town Hall, London

2008 – Yuva Show Harrow Arts Centre London

2007 – Shristi Show Harrow Arts Centre London

2005 – Duet with Ash Mukherjee, Durga Puja, Camden Town Hall, London

2005 – ‘Evoking Rasa’ IDW- touring production England and Wales

2004 -Wales Millennium Centre opening celebrations- IDW

2001 – QEH Bristol Charity performance for the Guide Dogs for the Blind

2000 – ‘Puranic Visions’ India Dance Wales touring production England and Wales

1999 – ‘Kalighat Icons’ India Dance Wales, touring production England and Wales

1998 – Arangetram (Professional Debut) National Museum and Gallery of Wales

1998 – Solo performance, Coal Exchange, Cardiff

1997 – Solo performance, Cardiff Student Union

Ballroom Blitz Royal Festival Hall Chitraleka and Company, London

1996 -Women’s Festival Swansea

1995 – Group performance, BT Challenge, Sherman Theatre, Cardiff

1994 -Women’s Festival, Swansea

1993 – ‘Shakuntala’, Kiran Ratna Company, St David’s Hall, Cardiff

Various group performances at community events in Cardiff

Annual – solo performance at Durga Puja and Saraswati Puja functions in Cardiff and London

1986 – Sherman Theatre debut solo performance attended by the Lord Mayor of Cardiff

Somita has held many workshops in schools, performed in local community halls, at various events, raising money for charity, participating in functions and contributed to the celebration at Birthday parties and weddings.