The SIFAS Festival is here again ! The 14 th edition of this festival, commencing on 24th March, 2016 will comprise 5 programmes at the Esplanade featuring artistes of international repute and Kala Vaibhavam, with daily performances at the SIFAS Auditorium featuring over 50 upcoming local and regional artists over a two week period.
The international artistes include Padmashree Sudha Ragunathan, a Carnatic vocal artiste par excellence, Meenakshi Srinivasan, a passionate and path breaking Bharatanatyam dancer; Pandit Jayateerth Mevundi, renowned Hindustani classical vocalist; Lalgudi GJR Krishnan and Sriram Parasuram, both illustrious violin players, playing a violin duet in the Carnatic and Hindustani styles, Surupa Sen and Bijayini Satpathy, Odissi danceuses from the well known Nrityagram school of dance in India.
The SIFAS Festival is also one of the first festivals in Singapore dedicated to Indian performing arts.
Sita- Daughter of the Earth
A Solo Bharatanatyam recital Sun 3rd April 2016 at 8.00pm Esplanade Theatre
Tickets: $40, $25
Meenakshi Srinivasan, a consummate dancer with a dynamic stage presence, embodies both the sensitive and the playful in her dance. She will present the story of Sita, the heroine of the epic Ramayana