Kathakali is a traditional Indian drama-dance art form, noted for its captivating make-up and elaborate costumes. Organised to complement the Kathakali performance at the Singapore HeritageFest 2016, A Lighter Side of History takes you behind the scenes for a glimpse of the intricate pre-performance preparation, offering insights on the application of Kathakali make-up, as well as the cultural significance of the colours and other details on the costumes.
Admission is free with registration.
Date: 30 April 2016
Time: 5 pm to 6 pm
Venue: Perform Room, Level 3
*Cherita Singapura: Kathakali performance by Bhaskhar’s Arts Academy will take place at 7 pm on the front lawn of the National Museum.
A Lighter Side of History: Behind the Scenes with Bhaskar’s Arts Academy
Start date: 30/4/16 17:00
End date: 30/4/16 18:00