Upcoming Events


Jayanthi Raman Dance Company JRDC productions are exceptionally professional with elaborate costuming, music, dance and multimedia elements incorporated in a stunningly beautiful manner. JRDC is the only Dance Company in the Northwest presenting professional dancers and musicians in major productions and on local and national tours.

An Immigrant Experience

April 2018
Oregon Tour
After successful presentation in April 2017, Raman tours her 25th dance production in her home state - Oregon with new story by author Sasikala Vijayakumar and script by Jayanthi Raman.
Friday 6th April: Pilot Butte Middle School, Bend
Saturday 7th April: Cross Roads Carnegie Art Center, Baker City
Sunday 8th April: Eastern Oregon University
Wednesday 11th April: Jacoby Auditorium, Umpqua Community College, Umpqua
Friday 13th April: Chehalem Cultural Center, Chehalem
Saturday 14th April: Loucks Auditorium, Salem Public Library, Salem
Monday 16th April: Pacific University, Forest Grove
Tuesday 17th April: Mount Hood Community College, Gresham
Funded in part by grant from Oregon Community Foundation
Collective VisionSaturday 21st April 2018
Venue: PCC Rock Creek Campus
Jayanthi Raman's next production, 'Collective Vision', is an Indo-Jazz musical dance concert with Jazz legend Chuck Israels and eminent musicians/dancers from India and Portland, OR.

Funded in part by grant from Collins Foundation and Cultural Coalition of Washington County
Smriti: RecollectionFall 2018
The full length dance production will draw upon ancient literature.

Funded in part by Individual artist project grant from RACC