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Bhaskareeyam 2020

Bhaskareeyam 2020

The much anticipated Bhaskareeyam 2020 is here! Officially 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. This year we also launch the Prasaantham series. Named in honour of BAA’s Artistic Director Santha Bhaskar, the series is intended as a platform for upcoming artistes to grow and glow. BAA is proud to present music and dance artistes from various genres over four delightful evenings for this festival. As per tradition, we will also be honouring four...

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Bhaskareeyam 2020

Bhaskareeyam 2020

The much anticipated Bhaskareeyam 2020 is here! Officially 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. This year we also launch the Prasaantham series. Named in honour of BAA’s Artistic Director Santha Bhaskar, the series is intended as a platform for upcoming artistes to grow and glow. BAA is proud to present music and dance artistes from various genres over four delightful evenings for this festival. As per tradition, we will also be honouring four...

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Kathakali Festival

Kathakali Festival

NEW DATES!! Following the success of the festival last year, we bring you Kathakali Festival 2020! This time we present Kacha Devayani Charitham from the Mahabharata and Kuchelavritham from the Bhagavata. In addition, this year will also feature a Kathakali Demonstration by world-renowned Kalamandalam Rajasekharan, retired principal of Kerala Kalamandalam. Principal artistes: Kalamandalam Rajasekharan Kalamandalam Biju Kalarangam Bijulal Pathiyoor Sankarankutty Sadanam Ramakrishnan Kalamandalam Achutha Warrier Supporting artistes: Kalamandalam Yaswanth Sadanam Vivek Arya Sreekumar Soneiya...

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Marabu – The First Ripple

Marabu – The First Ripple

Presented as the first part of a trilogy, the dance-theatre performance is set in the zenith of the Srivijayan empire and traces the passage of the Indian community from India to the Malay peninsula. This creative retelling of historical events revolves around the protagonist – a peasant – and his journey through the Chola invasion, that eventually leads to the construction of the Bhujanga Valley temples. Created specially for Singapore’s bicentennial celebrations, the collaborative piece will be presented as part of Esplanade’s Kalaa Utsavam 2019 and sees veteran artist and...

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Marabu – The First Ripple

Presented as the first part of a trilogy, the dance-theatre performance is set in the zenith of the Srivijayan empire and traces the passage of the Indian community from India to the Malay peninsula. This creative retelling of historical events revolves around the protagonist – a peasant – and his journey through the Chola invasion, that eventually leads to the construction of the Bhujanga Valley temples. Created specially for Singapore’s bicentennial celebrations, the collaborative piece will be presented as part of Esplanade’s Kalaa Utsavam 2019 and sees veteran artist and...

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