The 36th Annual San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival continues through the end of the month, featuring thousands of Bay Area dancers and musicians as well as guest artists from around the world.
Julie Mushet is Executive Director of World Arts West, one of the nation’s leading presenters of world dance, an organization deeply committed to supporting artists throughout Northern California who are sustaining and teaching world dance traditions. They present the San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival every year.
Usha Srinivasan is President of Sangam Arts, an organization that continues to help broaden the reach of classical Indian dance across the United States beyond the diaspora.
This year’s event takes place at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.