Uyir presents a first-of-its-kind performance of Kalakshetra artists.
Uyir presents a first-of-its-kind performance of Kalakshetra artists. The performance will be followed by a workshop on the 29 September.
Video: Uyir in Unarvu
Following extensive research in Colombo and Jaffna, Uyir in Unarvu was the first in a series of performance events showcasing the role of Bharatanatyam in people’s lives. Exploring the experiences of mature students and an international team of professional dancers, and accompanied by renowned musicians, Unarvu deconstructed the relationship between dance and dancer.
Uyir are a group led by Bharathanatyam dancer Stella Uppal Subbiah. Formed in 2014, Uyir was born out of a desire to provide a performance platform for a group of adults re-discovering Bharatanatyam.