Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Chennai in association with Shambhavi School of Dance, Bangalore is organising a national-level seminar on “Contribution of Women to Kuchipudi” on 7th March 2015 from 10.00 am.
The speakers are Sobha Naidu, M. Vasanthalakshmi, Prasanna Rani and Ranga Mani.
On the same day, in the evening there will be Kuchipudi performance – from 6 pm. Sabaretnam, Chairman, Bhavan’s Chennai Kendra inaugurates the programme and Sobha Naidu, will be given the Natyashastra Award. Chitra Visweswaran, Secretary, Tamilnadu Eyal Issai Nataka Manram releases a DVD titled “The Magic of Kuchipudi” featuring Prateeksha Kashi.
The inaugural function is followed by performances by Vyjayanthi Kashi ( Kuchipudi), Sharmila Biswas (Odissi ) and Gopika Varma ( Mohiniattam ).
The programmes are free and open to all.