Kuchipudi Dance Drama


We are pleased to bring an acclaimed dance troupe from Kuchipudi Art Academy from India for a performance in Morgantown. The troupe is the legacy of late Padma Bhushan Guru Dr. Vempati Chinna Satyam. A group of 26 artists who will be present in full force to regale all of us for two hours of scintillating entertainment, choreographed by the late guru, on Friday August 30th. 

Date: Friday Aug 30

Venue: East Fairmont High School Auditorium

Time: 7PM to 9PM


Front row(s): $25

Rest: $15

Students and teens: $10

Kids 12 and under: free

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Kuchipudi is an ancient dance tradition having its origins in Sanskrit Natya Shastra estimated to have been compiled between 500 BCE and 500 CE. The tradition has flourished in Andra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. The performance that we are bringing in is titled: Ardhanareeswaram.  This is a story that goes into the origins of the river Ganga in India and its linkage to Lord Siva who controls its raging beauty in his locks

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