MN90: Ranee Ramaswamy’s Minneapolis Dance Company

MN90: Ranee Ramaswamy’s Minneapolis Dance Company


In 1978, Ranee Ramaswamy, her husband and their three-year-old daughter moved from southern India to Minneapolis. Within a year, Ramaswamy would give her first public Indian classical dance performance and, fourteen years after that, found her own company. Here’s Britt Aamodt with the history of Ragamala Dance Company.