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Bhaskareeyam 2021

Bhaskareeyam 2021

Inaugurated in 2015, the annual Bhaskareeyam Festival celebrates the life of the iconic Shri KP Bhaskar, founder of Bhaskar’s Arts Academy & Nrityalaya Aesthetics Society. The idea for a Festival was mooted by Shri KP Bhaskar many years back as a platform for all artistes to come together and celebrate the Arts. Although it was eventually launched only after his demise, the intention remains true. The legacy continues. This year, the three-day performing arts festival moves to the digital platform and will run from 16 July to 18 July 2021. Events venue: BAA YouTube channel Daily...

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Bhaskareeyam 2021

Bhaskareeyam 2021

Inaugurated in 2015, the annual Bhaskareeyam Festival celebrates the life of the iconic Shri KP Bhaskar, founder of Bhaskar’s Arts Academy & Nrityalaya Aesthetics Society. The idea for a Festival was mooted by Shri KP Bhaskar many years back as a platform for all artistes to come together and celebrate the Arts. Although it was eventually launched only after his demise, the intention remains true. The legacy continues. This year, the three-day performing arts festival moves to the digital platform and will run from 16 July to 18 July 2021. Events venue: BAA YouTube channel Daily...

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Marabu – The Forgotten Sentinels

Marabu – The Forgotten Sentinels

Following the spectacular debut of Marabu – The First Ripple at Kalaa Utsavam 2019, we present the second installation of our dance trilogy, Marabu – The Forgotten Sentinels. Leaping forward from the 11th century, this chapter picks up in the late 18th century at the cusp of the Dutch surrender of Malacca to the British empire, capturing the fleeting moments in the lives of Indian sepoys who arrived with the English. Set against a backdrop of mundane duties, harsh punishments and quiet discontent, this contemplative production allows instances of compassion and redemption to shine through...

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Marabu – The Forgotten Sentinels

Marabu – The Forgotten Sentinels

Following the spectacular debut of Marabu – The First Ripple at Kalaa Utsavam 2019, we present the second installation of our dance trilogy, Marabu – The Forgotten Sentinels. Leaping forward from the 11th century, this chapter picks up in the late 18th century at the cusp of the Dutch surrender of Malacca to the British empire, capturing the fleeting moments in the lives of Indian sepoys who arrived with the English. Set against a backdrop of mundane duties, harsh punishments and quiet discontent, this contemplative production allows instances of compassion and redemption to shine through...

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Pulary

Pulary

Pulary, meaning an auspicious dawn, is a compilation of three new solo works that represent a new beginning for stage performances for all artistes, post circuit breaker. These works choreographed by Santha Bhaskar, aspire to evoke the positive energies of the Universe, vivify and irradiate all creation just like the sun, and offer a glimpse of the promises of a new day. Originally intended to be presented as part of our Prasaantham series for Bhaskareeyam 2020, the works performed by Priyadarshini Nagarajah, Sarenniya Ramathas and Shruthilaya Ramachandran are part of the MCCY and the...

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