The singing, the Nattuvanar’s Jati recitation with the dancer’s rendition through movement, all in simultaneity, have to find perfect synchronisation.
12 Jun 2019 1:08 AM
Abhinaya comprising gestures and facial expressions was never intended to be a structured part of the dance.
04 Jun 2019 12:51 AM
The curtain-raiser at 9 am had over a hundred enthusiastic dancers participating in the Body and Movement workshop conducted by Santosh Nair.
14 May 2019 1:07 AM
The Tillana brought in the spirit of pure joy, with the Mangalam based on Saint Thirunavukkarasar, set in Ragam Surutti.
02 May 2019 1:27 AM
Inspired expressions from Indian performing arts and visual arts have kept alive and reinvented the heroines from our great epics.
15 Apr 2019 12:32 AM
Bhagat Singh senses a hidden melancholia beneath this joi de vivre, with a deep involvement in love stories ending in tragedy.
01 Apr 2019 11:47 PM
The festival of Maha Shivaratri becomes an especially auspicious occasion for many dancers to pay homage to the Lord of Dance.
12 Mar 2019 1:53 AM
Vadya Vani BBSR presented a tala vadya display with musician Ramahari as conductor and mardal expert Dhaneswar Swain’s rhythmic designing.
21 Feb 2019 12:53 AM
Meenakshi Sundaram Pillai taught male dancers like U.S. Krishna Rao and the Indo-Burmese world-famous dancer Ram Gopal .
07 Feb 2019 12:49 AM
Whoever may come, Rukmini Devi’s magnum opus will remain a benchmark in the arena of creative work.
16 Jan 2019 1:10 AM
Moving river art reflects in its entirety different streams, as the modern paintings all round the gallery show.
01 Jan 2019 1:05 AM
Having toured seventy countries during its 29 year old history the performance had a handsome audience.
18 Nov 2018 12:18 AM
Guru/Dancer Bhaswati Misra felt that more attention was needed on how whatever text a dancer chose, was being visualized in the dance.
15 Nov 2018 1:25 AM
A commendable effort! What the production urgently needs is some drastic editing, to trim it.
11 Oct 2018 12:48 AM
Creation has its elementary beginnings in sound, which slowly evolves its vibrations covering the entire expanse of space with man.
26 Sep 2018 1:33 AM
For such well set up event, introductions with basic terms like Choodamani and Panchavati mispronounced was disconcerting.
11 Sep 2018 12:09 AM
A rhythmic sequence woven to syllables ‘Aham/Param’ introduce Shiva’s Nirguna form.
28 Aug 2018 5:49 AM
The crowning part was having Kamalini Dutt speak on what the term guru meant and how it had been devalued.
14 Aug 2018 12:12 AM
Tara tends to keep heels grounded while doing the ‘Kudittumettu’ toe/heel step.
31 Jul 2018 12:43 AM
Odissi with its sensuous creeper like bodily deflections has largely, in sculpture and dance, been represented through the female body.
17 Jul 2018 1:22 AM