Entries by Suchitra Sairam

Ritu – Beyond the Seasons

By Devi Vijayakumar On Jan 28th, 2017, as I watched Ritu-The Seasons come to life in its full glory at the Anne Simley Theater in St. Paul, little did I expect that the Pinnal Kolattam would end up being an edge-of-the-seat thriller. The applause at the end of the piece was a testimony to the meticulous […]

Making a Sound

By Suchitra Sairam As a layperson and a music fan, there is something exciting and romantic about the idea of going into the studio to “record an album.” After my experience recording the soundtrack for Kala Vandanam’s upcoming original production “Ritu – The Seasons,” I confirmed it is most certainly exciting; and there are some […]

Reflection on Dance and Yoga

By Vaishalee Ballolla I am a lifelong yoga and dance student. For many years, I approached yoga and dance very independently. It was only until the last few years, where I really started to appreciate the deep connection that exists between these 2 beautiful classical arts. Almost exactly 2 years ago, I was at my […]