Downtown Chapel Hill


Carolina Performing Arts presents "An Evening of Yakshagana"

  • Carolina Performing Arts, Memorial Hall 114 E Cameron Ave Chapel Hill, NC, 27514 United States

“The Queen of Yakshagana.” ~ The Hindu (India)

The enchanting 700-year-old Yakshagana dance drama tradition is one of south India’s most distinctive art forms, featuring elaborate costumes and facial makeup, stylized dancing, live instrumental accompaniment, and a complex grammar of face and hand gestures.