Project Description

This dance performance was part of the 'If I Could Reach Home' project. The project combined Bharatanatyam and Kathak with traditional poetry and with poems written by female Asylum Seekers.

Kadanakutuhalam Thillana Performed by: Magdalen Gorringe, Vidya Patel, Lakshmi Srinivasan, Aishani Ghosh Composer: Dr Balamuralikrishnan Raga: Kadanakutuhalam, Tala: Adi Musicians: Vocal: Sivasakthi Sivanesan; Mrdangam: M. Balachander; Violin: Balu Raghuraman; Nattuvangam: Prakash Yaddagudde Choreography: Magdalen Gorringe and Lakshmi Srinivasan, based on original choreography by Prakash Yaddagudde Performed at Rowheath Pavilion on 2nd December 2016. To find out more about project leader Magdalen Gorringe's work, including performance, choreography and her research work, go to

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Magdalen Gorringe