The Commemoration Committee formed to pay tribute to late Neelavar Mahabala Shetty will organise a Yakshagana performance “Pramilarjuna – Karnarjuna” in memory of the celebrated artiste at the Poornaprajna auditorium here on September 25.

Committee's president S.V. Udaykumar Shetty told presspersons here on Wednesday that the proceeds of the show would go to the family of the late artiste.

Noted artistes of Badagathittu school of Yakshagana would perform in the Yakshagana show.

Memorial lecture

The Yakshagana show would be followed by a memorial lecture by Dean of Yakshagana Kendra Bannanje, Sanjeeva Suvarna. Director of Yakshagana Kendra Heranje Krishna Bhat would preside over the function.

MLA Rahgupati Bhat would be the chief guest, Mr. Shetty said.

Secretary of the Committee Sarpu Sadananda Patil, member T. Angara and others were present.

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