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The Golden Swan and the Princess | Kathakali Indian Dance Drama

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Dresher Ensemble Studio

2201 Poplar Street

Oakland, CA 94607

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The Prince Nala has heard of the great beauty of Princess Damayanti and has sent the Golden Swan to tell her of his love.

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  • Kalamandalam Manoj as the Swan
  • Roshni Pillai as the Princess
  • Janhavi Pillai as her Maid

Manoj studied with the legendary artists of 1970 at the Kalamadalam Academy of Performing Arts.

Kathkali Dance Drama from Kerala, India, dates back to the time of Shakespeare. Described during the 1970 New York debut performances as:

“One of the real epic theaters of the world.” - Clive Barnes, NY Times Theatre Critic

“No one who has seen it will have walked out unmarked ... it has radically changed one’s life.” - Anna Kisselgoff, NY Times Dance Critic

Presented by Graeme Vanderstoel, and Musical Traditions

With support of SACHI (Society for Art and Cultural Heritage of India) See sachi.org for their India related events.

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Dresher Ensemble Studio

2201 Poplar Street

Oakland, CA 94607

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