Kattaikkuttu is a music theatre from Tamil Nadu/South India. Rajagopal is an actor-director-playwright from a traditional family of Kattaikkuttu practitioners. He is the founder of the Kattaikkuttu Gurukulam based in Punjarasantankal Village, near Kanchipuram/Tamil Nadu. The Gurukulam is a residential school offering rural children and young people a dual curriculum of artistic training and formal education.
In addition to video clips of the collaborative “Kattaikkuttu meets Karnatic” production, the presentation will feature performance by Rajagopal and Yogeswaran in an informal singing demonstration.
Workshop presentation by Sri P. Rajagopal. Video presentation by Hanne M. de Bruin about a recent collaborative production of Rajagopal and Carnatic vocalist T. M. Krishna. tmkrishna.com/
Entrance: 8€ (Children under 10 free)
Manickam Yogeswaran myogeswaran.com