Modern Perspective. Ancient Traditions. Timeless Values.

"Blissful moments of dance creativity..."
- The Hindu (March 2001)

"The Indian dance drama wowed the audience..connects with an audience of multiple ages and cultures."
- Dayton Daily News (June 2001)

"Vitality, presence, passion. And a message."
- The Indian Express (November 2001)

Past Productions

The Living Tree - a folk tale set in a village

Cast

Cast in order of appearance

C.A. JoyC.A. Joy - Medicine man, chorus
He trained at Kalakshetra, is a gifted actor and dancer. He has participated in several Kalakshetra ballets. He has also performed with reputed choreographers like the Dhananjayans, Leela Samson and Lakshmi Viswanathan. He played the role of Mowgli in the national tour of Jungle Book and performed in Abhyaasa, both CCA productions. Joy is also a fashion designer. He is the costume designer for this production. He has also established a boutique in Chennai, designing & tailoring, casual wear and dance costumes.


T.B. UnnikrishananT.B. Unnikrishanan - Brother, chorus
He graduated in Bharata Natyam from Kalakshetra, and has also studied other forms of classical Indian dance. He has performed in Germany and various states in india. Currently, he is performing under the expert guidance of the Dhananjayan's.


Suhasini MuthukrishnanSuhasini Muthukrishnan - Gypsy, chorus
She is an alumini of Kalakshetra. She has participated in several of their dance dramas. She was a member of the cultural troupe Aradana that performed in Reunion and Mauritius islands. She is presently under the tutelage of Prof C.V.Chandrasekar and Mrs. Nirmala Natarajan.


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