FULL COMPANY KATHAKALI PERFORMANCE - BARKING

EVENT: Full Company Kathakali Performance

 

 

 

VENUE:

Ripple Centre, Ripple Road, BARKING London. 1G11 7FN

6.30pm - 8.15pm

A wonderful opportunity to celebrate the incredible culture in the heart of the Kerala community of East London. Soak up centuries of tradition and experience Kathakali among the people who have nurtured this outstanding art form over the centuries.

You are welcome to be involved or just watch.

3.30pm - 4.15pm - DRUMMING: Chenda master class workshop for local Chenda students.

4.15pm - 5.15pm see the intricate make up process and meet the artists
6.00pm - Introduction to Kathakali demonstration.  
6.15pm - Chenda melam with our musicians and local students on stage
6.30pm - Kathakali performance - Daksha Yaga – featuring the story of King Daksha who refused to respect Lord Siva and loses his life to be given re birth but with the head of a goat. A powerful and moving story of arrogance.
 
8.15pm end

for tickets please contact: Sudheer Vasudevan Tel: 07765865904   /  0208 553 4667

www.mauk.org