Yaksha Manjusha, Mangalore, Karnataka presents

(An Audio-Visual Extravaganza of Live Music, Dance and Drama With Colorful Costumes)


(from Ramayana)

Saturday, Aug. 17th 2013 at 6:45pm

760 Yorklyn Road

Hockessin, DE

Yakshagana: depicting Indian epics through song, dance and dialogue. Yakshagana is a musical theater art form popular in coastal regions of Karnataka. Yakshagana consists of himmela (background music group) and mummela (dance and dialogue group in color costumes). A performance usually depicts a story from Indian epic poems and the puranas. Yaksha Manjusha is a troupe based in Mangalore enrolled in ICCR and has performed in 19 states in India.

You can get more information about the troupe at http://www.vidyakolyur.com/ .