Kathakali

Performance

kathakali

tickets

Wednesday, 1 November 2017 - 7:30pm
Main Stage, 7.30pm
Tickets: 
£16 - £10 / Under 26s £8 / Kirklees Passport holders £3 off
Kala Chethena Kathakali Company

The classical dance drama of Kerala, South India.

 

The Kala Chethena Kathakali Company returns to the LBT following their sell out show in 2013 to present a vibrant evening of Kathakali performance. Through a short demonstration, learn about the history and tradition of this incredible performance, then witness outstanding actors, superb singers, rhythmic drummers and highly-skilled make-up artistry.

 

KATHAKALI is a masterpiece of sacred theatre that erupts on stage with striking visual images that expose the magical world of South India. Nurtured for centuries by the remarkable people of Kerala, KATHAKALI leads the audience into the entrancing world of storytelling. An unforgettable cultural expedition.

 

'They perform with amazing grace and dignity. Intense, hypnotic and spectacularly beautiful’

THE DAILY TELEGRAPH