Chitresh Das

Chitresh Das smiles as he speaks to students at the Mission Dance & Performing Arts center in Fremont, Calif., on Sunday, February 24, 2013. The Chitresh Das Dance Company (CDDC) & Chhandam School of Kathak was founded in 1980 and is dedicated to the preservation, promotion and education of Kathak dance and Indian Culture. (Scot Tucker/SFBay)