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Kudiyattam

Presented by Mondavi Center, UC Davis at Mondavi Center - Jackson Hall, Davis CA

Nov 03 - 04 2017
Kudiyattam

Kudiyattam is the last living representative of the classical, 2000-year-old form of Sanskrit drama. Performances usually last for nights, but this condensed performance hosts two self-contained episodes: the demon Ravana’s attack on the moon; and a sequence from Kalidasa’s Sakuntala. Virtuoso drumming with texts screened in subtitles as well as sung and enacted through hand gestures and eye expressions are a defining aspect of the performance.

This is a rare chance to behold one of India’s

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ADMISSION INFO

General $30
*Discounts available for students, children, active duty military, and UC Davis Faculty/Staff.

Contact: (530) 754-2787

Email: tickets@ucdavis.edu

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

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*There will be pre-performance talks with Professor David Shulman, Renee Lang Professor of Humanistic Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem at 7pm each night.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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Mondavi Center - Jackson Hall

9399 Old Davis Rd, Davis, CA 95616

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