WMC UK is facilitating an event on Saturday, 18th November 2017 at Archbishop Lanfranc Academy in Croydon, South London, for the following performances,

  • Dance by the the students of Alen’s School of Indian Dances, from WMC Swedish province
  • Chenda (Drums of Kerala, South India) Melam by MAUK and Sangeetha Chendamelam by WMC – UK Province
  • Kathakali by the Kala Chethena Kathakali Company, UK

The Kala Chethana Kathakali Company is credited with developing Kathakali in the UK through their hugely successful tours and educational work. The company invites you to join them on their 30th anniversary tour.

This event offers a rare opportunity to see superb international artists from Kerala and elsewhere perform their legendary art form.

For anyone unfamiliar with Kathakali there is a short pre-show demonstration and a chance to see the make-up, view the costumes and meet the artists.