From Alarippu to Moksha is a Bharata-Natyam and Odissi programme featuring senior dancers from Sutra Dance Theatre. Under this programme Ramli Ibrahim will collaborate with young gurus from at least six other dance schools in various cities around Malaysia to showcase their emerging young dance talents. The Indian classical teachers include Guna, Nadarajan Muniandy, Ajit Bhaskaran Dass, Santiago Samathanam and Shangita Namasivayam. Programme details are given below.
Dates/Time: 24-26 January 2003 @ 8.30pm
Venue: Amphi-Sutra (12 Persiaran Titiwangsa 3, Kuala Lumpur)
Entry: Minimum donation of RM20 per person
Call: 03-4022 9669 (weekdays 11am-5pm only)
Khazana Stage Creations, KL (Guna)
Subraanjali Dance Theatre, KL (Nadarajan Muniandy)
Natya Kalamandir, Ipoh (Santiago Samathanam)
Suvarna Dance Creations, Johor Baru (Ajit Dass)
Shangita Namasivayam Academy, KL (Shangita Namasivayam)
Sutra Dance Theatre, KL (Ramli Ibrahim)
From Alarippu to Moksha is a platform for dancers to network, share and consolidate common objectives and future efforts to bring about a greater awareness of dance as a part of the total dance experience.
Audiences will also have a chance to compare the development of the dance around Malaysia as represented by the dance schools from different cities.