Thursday, November 29, 2012

Celebrate Diwali Night with Indian cuisine, performance Dec. 1

By Jennifer Donovan, Michigan Tech University Director of Public Relations

HOUGHTON -- Diwali Night, one of the biggest festivals celebrated in India, is coming to Michigan Tech this Saturday evening, Dec. 1. Diwali marks the victory of good over evil and light over darkness for the Indian people.

The Indian Student Association (ISA) sponsors Diwali Night at Tech, featuring an eight-course Indian meal followed by a colorful show at the Rozsa Center.

This year, the performance focuses on the Indian movie industry. Its theme is "The Art of Bollywood, a Tribute to Indian Cinema." The dinner is from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Memorial Union Commons and Ballroom. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. at the Rozsa Center. Tickets are $9 for ISA members and $18 for non-members. A ticket includes dinner and the show. Tickets are available at the SDC ticket office and in the Memorial Union Commons or at Rozsa.

No comments: