Nrityapriya Fine Arts takes great pleasure in formally inviting you to Sri Rama Charitham, a theater presentation that artfully combines multiple Indian Classical dance forms with a live orchestra on Sunday, July 16th at 3.30 P.M. at Westfield High School Auditorium.
Sri Rama Charitham is a presentation combining Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi, Yakshagana, and Kathak in an effort to present the epic of Ramayanam in a colorful and unique setting. Sri. Rajendra Kedlaya, the Yakshagana artist, is a senior dancer and disciple of Guru Bannanje Sanjeeva Suvarna. Smt. Aparna Satheesan, disciple of Guru Dhananjayans and Smt. Vyjayanti Kashi, will be presenting Kuchipudi in this drama, although she is expertly trained in Bharatanatyam as well. The Bharatanatyam dance form will be presented by Kumari Jwala Rejimon, disciple of Smt. Mangala Anand, Smt. Savithri Jagannatha Rao, and Smt. Nithya Kalyani Vaidyanathan. Kumari Karnika Mehrotra, disciple of Smt. Anindita Sen, will be presenting the art form of Kathak. This collaborative presentation is aimed at preserving the essence of each dance form and portraying the unique styles in their purest classical form.