A Koodiyattam festival will be held to commemorate the first death anniversary of Moozhikulam Kochukuttan Chakyar
Guru Moozhikulam Kochukuttan Chakyar Memorial Koodiyattam Festival, ‘Gurusmarana,' organised by Nepathya, will be held at the Nepathya Koothambalam, Moozhikulam, from May 15-18.
Scenes from the first, third, and seventh acts of ‘Ascharyachoodamani,' choreographed by Kochukuttan Chakyar will be staged as a tribute to the masestro.
‘Parnasalankam' in which Margi Madhu and Indu G. will don lead roles will be staged on May 16.
Artistes from Nepathya, Rahul, Saneesh, Vishnuprasad along with Margi Narayanan and Margi Usha will bring alive the excitement of ‘Mayaseethankam' on May 17.
On May 18, Margi Narayanan, Margi Sathi, Margi Madhu, Nepathya Vishnuprasad and Yadukrishnan will recreate the magic of ‘Agnipravesankam' on May 18.
Prabandha Koothu by Ammannur Kuttan Chakyar will be held on May 15.
The launch of an annual commemorative lecture series will also be held at the festival. On the inaugural day (May 15) Dr. N. Ajayakumar will speak on ‘Contemporary Subsistence of Classical Forms and Elitism.'
The Koodiyattam performances begin at 6.30 p.m. each day.
For details contact 9447209421.