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The Sri Siva Kuchipudi Nritya Academy, as a part of its 9th annunal day celebrations, is giving a dance performance at the Sri Thyagaraja Gana Sabha today at 6 pm. This dance academy is dedicated to the cause of promoting Kuchipudi dance among youth. The academy is also reputed for adding a contemporary meaning to the traditional Yakshaganam style of dancing.
This dance performance will last upto three hours, and will feature seven different dance items. They include a prayer to the Lord Vigneshwara, Jathiswaram, Gopoka Manoradham, Pannagasena, Mamavathu, Tarangam, and finally Thillana. This performance will be given by a group of 11 students.
The chief guest for the occassion is the famous comedian, AVS. The famous dance exponent Kala Krishna is expected to preside over this function. A minimum of 1,000 people are expected to attend this function.