The commercial troupe of the Yakshagana Kendra will perform at the National Multicultural Festival at Canberra in Australia from February 8 to 10.

A press release issued by the kendra here on Monday said that the Department of Culture, New Delhi, had extended the invitation to the troupe to perform at the festival.

In Sydney

Besides Canberra, the troupe of the Yakshagana Kendra would perform in Sydney.

The troupe would stage Nala Karkotaka , Jatayu Moksha , and Hidamba Vivaha at the festival.

The troupe of the kendra would leave Udupi for Australia on February 6, the release said.