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  1. Kutiyattam is the art of elaboration of action through extending the performance score to unbelievable heights of imaginative fancy. (Web site)
  2. Kutiyattam is a form of theatre that originated in an ancient past, dating back to about two millennia. (Web site)
  3. Kutiyattam is the staging of Sanskrit plays in a traditional style.
  4. Kutiyattam is an artistic tradition that goes beyond 2000 years.
  5. Kutiyattam is an inclusive term that refers to more than one art form.


  1. Kutiyattam appeals to people who have prerequisite knowledge. (Web site)
  2. For a wider dissemination of the complicated theatre grammar of Kutiyattam lecture-demonstrations are becoming common. (Web site)
  3. It is surprising that some other great playwrights like Kalidasa and Bhavabhuti do not appear in Kutiyattam. (Web site)
  4. Kutiyattam is recognized by the UNESCO as one of the masterpieces of the oral and intangible heritage of humanity.
  5. Kutiyattam - the only theatre kept alive for over 2000 years on Anywhere Cinema- CINEman - Portable Video Screen for DVD & GAME players.


  1. The success of a Kutiyattam performance is in the creation of reciprocity between the actor and spectator. (Web site)
  2. This makes him a popular stock figure on the Kutiyattam stage, having access to all kinds of spectators. (Web site)


  1. The degree of formalism that characterises the classical theatre of Kutiyattam is more than any other art in Kerala. (Web site)
  2. The introduction of the school model for training in classical arts like Kathakali and Kutiyattam revolutionised the traditional mode of Gurukula Sampradaya. (Web site)


  1. In recent times, Kutiyattam has gained the attention of theatre people and scholars from all over the world.
  2. In recent times, cross-cultural studies have revitalised interest in classical theatres like Kutiyattam.
  3. The high level of awareness expected from the spectator in Kutiyattam is perhaps the reason why it had a limited appreciation base at all times.


  1. It takes up to 40 days to enact a full play in Kutiyattam.
  2. Another instance of elaborate presentation of a play in Kutiyattam is the performance of the Ramayana. (Web site)
  3. The play in Kutiyattam provides only the bare minimal text for the actor, to elaborate into multiple meanings and imaginative improvisation. (Web site)
  4. Situations of poetic richness and dramatic potential are elaborated in Kutiyattam to unravel the multiple layers of meaning embedded in the text of the play. (Web site)


  1. However, the starting of a Kutiyattam school in Kalamandalam had to wait till 1965. (Web site)
  2. The first trip abroad for Kutiyattam was in 1980, headed by Painkulam Rama Chakyar with a group of thirteen artists from Kalamandalam. (Web site)


  1. The actor in Kutiyattam has perfected the art of facial expression to reach unimaginable heights. (Web site)
  2. The kinetic patterns in Kutiyattam involve dance movements, a codified language of gestures and highly refined pattern of facial expressions. (Web site)


  1. Genres of theatre The Kutiyattam, Sanskrit theatre from the province of Kerala, is one of the oldest living theatrical traditions in India.
  2. A striking feature of Kutiyattam is that it treats single Acts from Sanskrit plays as full-fledged plays. (Web site)
  3. Kulashekhara Perumal, a king of Kerala who helped to revive Kutiyattam, when Sanskrit theatre was in the decline, married a Nangiar woman.


  1. It is dusk and the temple lamps in the Kuttambalam (theatre in the temple) are lit and the audience is engrossed in a Kutiyattam performance.
  2. Bhasa-s plays have also survived down the centuries in the live performance of Kutiyattam. (Web site)


  1. Pakarnnattam is a unique device perfected in Kutiyattam, which gives immense scope for the actor to call upon his histrionic and imaginative faculties. (Web site)
  2. These were of immense help along with Professor Richmond's enormous slide collection of Kutiyattam images. (Web site)


  1. In our design, for instance, both the columns and roof structures were patterned directly from research into actual Kutiyattam spaces. (Web site)
  2. Kutiyattam's legacy to world theatre is in architectural terms: permanent theatre structures. (Web site)
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