Profile of Agnes Rachel Perris

Profile of Agnes Rachel Perris

Agnes Rachel Perris
Lecturer
Department of Dance
Faculty of Arts
Email: rachel.perris@du.ac.bd
Phone: 01621467368
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Short Biography:

Rachel Perris is one of the versatile new generation classical dancers in Bangladesh who has mastered the artistry of classical dance of various forms. She aspires to be the first Gaudiya Nritya artist in Bangladesh about to achieve the highest academic accomplishment. Having completed her diploma courses from Gaudiya Nritya Bharati, Nrittayanchal, and from BAFA, she had performed in numerous Government and private programmes both at home and abroad. She has been working at the Department of Dance, University of Dhaka as a lecturer since 2016.

Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
M.Phil. Dance Rabindra Bharati University India 2016
Masters Dance Rabindra Bharati University India 2012
Bachelor Dance Rabindra Bharati University India 2010
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
International Bratindranath Mukhapadhay Award 2019 India

Bratindranath Mukhapadhay Award – Awarded by Gaudiya Nritya Bharati on the occasion of their Silver Jubilee Celebration.

International Gold Medal in Gaudiya Nritya 2012 India

Gold Medal in Gaudiya Nritya, Classical Dance competition organized by North American Bengali Conference and Rabindra Bharati University,India, 2012.

International 1 st stand in Gaudiya Nritya 2011 India

1 st stand in Gaudiya Nritya, Classical Dance competition organized by West Bengal State Music Academy, Govnt. Of West Bengal, India,2011.

Research Interest
Subject Description
Gaudiya Nritya

History of Bengal (Ancient to Medieval era), Sculpture studies ( Pala-Sena era), Literature of Bengal, Folklore Dances of Bengal.

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Journal Article
1
Agnes Rachel Perris : The Classical Dance Form of Bengal: Gaudiya Nritya, Shilpokala, Shanmashik Bangla Patrika, vol.1st and 2nd, no.35 pp.53, 2020 .
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Agnes Rachel Perris : “Observation of Gaudiya Nritya Dance elements in preserved sculptures at Bangladesh National Museum”, DHAKA BISWABIDYALAYA PATRIKA, vol.96, no.2016 pp.179, 2017 .