Location: Rich Forum, Stamford, CT
Time: 8:00 pm
The Hindu : Classic in a new idiom: "'IF OUR parents and grandparents had read the Silappadikaram instead of only the Ramayana and the Mahabharata, they would have understood us better,' smiles `Bombay' Jayashree. 'Good to recover our secular literature, which has a sacredness of its own,' agrees Kanimozhi Karunanidhi. Writing a script based on the ancient Tamil saga and setting it to music for a dance drama have been an exhilarating challenge for both. This is the first time the two of them are trying out something like this. Choreographed by G. Narendra, and produced by Uma Ganesan (Cleveland Cultural Alliance), the show will be premiered in Chennai (April 4, The Music Academy). Set Designed by A. V. Ilango; Performed by Avigna Dance Ensemble."