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The story of Seetha

This is an enthralling ballet that unveils the enigma of the epic of Ramayanaya, organized by the past pupils of the dance troupe of Mahamaya Girls’ College Kandy, in collaboration with the…

  • Dharmaraja College Auditorium, Dharmaraja Mawatha, Kandy
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This is an enthralling ballet that unveils the enigma of the epic of Ramayanaya, organized by the past pupils of the dance troupe of Mahamaya Girls’ College Kandy, in collaboration with the renowned choreographer Chandana Wickramasinghe and the dancers’ guild with their performance for the first time in Kandy. The event will be held on the 21st of April 2018 at the Dharmaraja College Auditorium at 6.00p.m.

The concept of the story is the implicit unshaken love of Seetha towards her beloved husband Rama, who allegedly accuses her for having secretive infatuation to Ravana, being disgusted of the discrimination how she sacrifices her life to “Agni Jaala”(Fire) but un-burnt how she walks out to the amazement of Rama who later felt mortified.

The whole apex is entwined with the following nationally recognized personalities.

· Concept/Script & dance choreography – Chandana Wickramasinghe

· Music Director – Peshala Manoj

· Lyrics – Rathna Sri Wijesinghe

· Vocalists – Prof. Nanda Malani/Thilini Rodrigo/Asitha Athapaththu

· Stage Management & Lighting Director – Upali Ariyasiri

· Sounds – Chandana Karunarathne

· Art Director – Hinatigala Premadasa

· Costume Designer – Chandana Wickramasinghe

· Performers – Chandana Wickramasinghe Dancers’ Guild

The story of Seetha

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