It's Naraka Chathurdasi, and you should be celebrating at home. For several people, being at a Kuchipudi ballet at Shilparamam is just that.
Shilparamam is staging a Kuchipudi dance ballet called Bhama Kalapam, by P Sesu Babu, on 20th October. The ballet will be preceded by dance performances on Ganesha Kowtvam and Ranga Puja. Bhamma Kalapam, written by Elladi Siddhendra Yogi, is the about how Lord Krishna and Satyabhama fall in love, owing to Madhavi's mischief.
Sesu Babu is a native of Kuchipudi village in Krishna district, Andhra Pradesh. He learnt dance from his father P V G Krishna Sarma. He is a retired principal of the Vidyendra Kalakshetram, and is also an external examiner at the Telugu University Dance College and the Government College Of Music And Dance.
Please contact the venue at 2310-0455 for further details.