Durga Devi Mani Manimaran from Singapore will give a Bharata Natyam recital accompanied live musicians – Usha Ramachandran, Madhavi Murali and Sashidaran Nair.
Durga trained at the Kalakshetra College of Fine Arts in Chennai under Smt Krishnaveni Lakshman. This is her first performance in Malaysia.
Date/Time: Saturday, 15 February 2003 @ 8.00pm
Venue: Temple of Fine Arts, Brickfields
Durga has staged two Bharata Natyam recitals in the past – Natyam Bandham (2001) and Sringaar with Sri V Balagurunathan (2002). She has also created more contemporary works such as Lamenting showcased at the Melbourne Fringe Festival Fringe and a scene in Antigone performed by Lasalle-SIA College of Arts in Greece.