Swayambhu Shantala Shivalingappa
Watch the trailer! // photo ©HP
Watch the trailer! // photo ©HP


Shantala Shivalingappa

Béjart, Peter Brook, Bartabas, Pina Bausch... Shantala Shivalingappa has had the privilege of working with these great names thanks to her total mastery of the Indian dance, Kuchipudi. Her palette of tools is today famous throughout the world. Movements, gestures, facial expressions, finger positioning, etc.. Everything is crafted to the extreme with this artist who is looking to present a purity of expression.

Conception and performer: Shantala Shivalingappa
Costumes: D.S. Aiyyelu
Musical performance: B.P.Haribabu (cymbales & percussions), J. Ramesh (singing), N.Ramakrishnan (percussions), K. S. Jayaram (flute)
Lighting and technical management: Nicolas Boudier
Production: Cie Shantala Shivalingappa, [H]ikari Production
Coproduction : Per Diem & Co / Pierre Barnier, Théâtre de la Ville, Paris