Umaa V Sathya Narayanan receives the Nrithyasundaram and Nadanamamani

Smt Anita Guha’s Bharatanjali Trust has awarded the  “Nrithya Sundaram” award to Umaa Sathya Narayanan, a senior disciple of Padmasri Smt. Chitra Visveswaran. She is also being conferred the “Nadanamamani” by […]

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Natyarangam’s Dance Festival in Chennai (Aug 30th- Sep 3rd, 2010)

Ten chosen dancers will interpret the verses of great vaggeyakaras through adavu and abhinaya at this year’s Natyarangam festival from August 30 to September 4. Aug 30th- Alarmel Valli From […]

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Season 2009-2010’s thematic solos and dance drama lineup

Here I list a  few that I have come across:- “Nandanar Charithram” by Baladevi Chandrashekar. (nandanar charithram full poster pdf) “Vaarahi VandhaL” a solo presentationby Smt. Sreekala Bharat.More Info “Ethiraja […]

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Muralidharan’s Nrithyakshethra Dance Academy celebrates 30th Anniversary

Nrithyakshethra Dance Academy run by Gurus Madurai N. Muralidaran and his wife Chithra Muralidaran, is celebrating its 30th anniversary from November 10 to 14, 6.30 p.m., at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan […]

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Music and Dance Season 2009-2010

I will consolidate all posts on the Madras dance and Music Season 2009-2010. For those of you who would like to know what it is like , “The Hindu” had […]

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Chennai dancers Receive Singarmani Awards

Three Chennai based dancers have been awarded the title of ‘Singar Mani’ at the recently held 47th Kal Ke Kalakar Sangeet Sammelan 2008 in Mumbai. The dancers are Aishwarya Narayanaswamy […]

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