Kathakali

Kathakali performance based on chief secy VP Joy’s poem to be performed on Sunday

This is not the first time that top bureaucrats in the state have donned the role of creative writers and artists.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Kerala: Kozhikode to host two-day fest to felicitate Kathakali maestro Kottakal Devadas

Devadas has been active in the Kathakali stage for the past 35 years and has performed in European and West Asian countries.

published on : 13th May 2022

Sona strikes gold in Kerala varsity youth festival

Due to the Covid pandemic, youth festival was not conducted, and we were upset thinking we could miss a great opportunity to showcase our talents. 

published on : 25th April 2022

Wayanad collector sets files aside, dons Damayanthi’s role

The audiences were all in praise for the maiden Kathakali performance of the district collector.

published on : 27th March 2022

Still young for Kathakali: 61-year-old Kerala woman cherishes her dancing dreams

Making her Kathakali arangettam at 57,  Jeegi Sarat has proved that nothing is impossible, reports  Anuja Susan Varghese

published on : 27th March 2022

Kathakali village of Ayroor gets ready to showcase its rich heritage

Grama panchayat president Anitha Kurup said they have identified the land for a Kathakali museum near Cherukolpuzha and the panchayat passed a resolution last month for setting up the museum.

published on : 6th February 2022

Milena Salvini an ambassador of Kathakali in France

Milena Salvini, an Italy-born dancer who was a great enthusiast of Indian classical art, especially Kathakali, passed away in France on Tuesday.

published on : 28th January 2022

Kathakali maestro Milena Salvini was particular in keeping tradition and purity of artforms

It was in 2017, when I performed solo at the Centre Mandapa, that I got an opportunity to get close to Milena Salvini.

published on : 28th January 2022

Milena Salvini, ambassador of Kathakali in France, passes away at 84

Milena Salvini had arrived in Kerala in 1965 to learn Kathakali and had established Centre Mandapa, a school of Indian dance forms in Paris, which flourished as a learning centre. 

published on : 27th January 2022

New chapter: Girls outnumber boys for Kalamandalam Kathakali course

“Also, girls have shown their talent in every walk of life,” said Kalamandalam Ravi Kumar, head of the department of vesham, southern style.

published on : 5th December 2021

In a first, Kalamandalam to admit girls to Kathakali vesham course

As women excel in every field these days, the university executive board decided to admit girls also to the course from this year.

published on : 14th October 2021