A five-day festival on Indian classical dance forms would be held in Chennai from February 25 to commemorate the birth anniversary of Kalakshetra founder Rukmini Devi.
The event, ‘Remembering Rukmini Devi’, to be organised by the Kalakshetra Foundation, would have performances in seven different classical dance forms from across the country.
31st NATYA KALA CONFERENCE convened by Shanta Dhananjayan dedicated to the memory of two centenaries: Vadivelu ( bi-centenary of one of the Tanjavoor Quartets) and centenary of Vazhuvoor Ramayya Pillai. The conference ( NKC-2011) will be inaugurated on 26th December at 9am. This year also the NKC will focus on the ABHYAASA SAMPRADAYA of known and not so well known traditions of Bhaarateeya naatya sampradaaya.
The schedule is listed here