For this December Season 2021, Kartik Fine Arts sabha is going fully online with concerts – music and dance , starting December 1, with shows streamed at Kalakendra ( www.kalakendra.com) and this year, presenting the fest independently.
“Last year we joined hands with the Federation of City Sabhas but this year we wanted to stand alone for some reasons,” said a Kartik team member.
Concerts are to go live in stages from Dec.1 to 12, some 3 to 4 per day and they can be accessed till December 31 by all those who get an access key from the sabha.
While access will be free for the sabha’s members others must buy tickets – a special offer of Rs.1999 ( USD 27) closes Nov.15 midnight ( regular fee will be Rs.2500).
Many a top-ranking artiste is listed on the Musically Margazhi fest – from Sheik Mahaboob Subhani and Kaleeshabi Mahaboob ( nagaswaram) to Ramakrishnan Murthy, from Sanjay Subrahmanyan and Vijay Siva to Abhishek Raghuram, Sikkil Gurucharan and Gayatri Venkataraghavan besides the Mysore Bros, the violinists
Dancers to be featured include guru Rhadha, Aniruddha Knight, Roja Kannan and group and Srekala Bharat besides a few others.
Also to be web-streamed for this fest is a discourse by Vishaka Hari, a bhajan concert and staging of Cho’s play, Sambavami Yuge Yuge.
The fest calendar is posted on the Kalakendra website.
Call D S Rajagopalan of the sabha at 9840928049 for more info.