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October 27, 2016

Kerala Kalamandalam Kathakali Troupe Performance Originally Scheduled for Friday, October 28 at 7:30 pm Will Now Take Place on Monday, October 31 at 7:30 pm at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater

White Light Festival

MEDIA ALERT: PERFORMANCE DATE CHANGE

 

Press Contact:  Marian Skokan

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Kerala Kalamandalam Kathakali Troupe Performance

Originally Scheduled for Friday, October 28 at 7:30 pm Will Now Take Place on

Monday, October 31 at 7:30 pm at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College

 

NEW YORK, NY (October 27, 2016)—Lincoln Center has announced that due to issues with artist visas, the performance by the Kerala Kalamandalam Kathakali Troupe scheduled for Friday, October 28 at 7:30 pm must be rescheduled. It will now take place on Monday, October 31 at 7:30 pm at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College. A pre-concert lecture by Lakshmi Vishwanathan has also been moved to October 31 and will take place at 6:15 pm in the Anya and Andrew Shiva Gallery.

 

Seat assignments for the original performance date will be honored for all ticketholders.

 

Audience members who are unable to attend on the new date can exchange tickets for another White Light Festival performance or receive a refund. Exchanges and refunds are available by calling CenterCharge at 212.721.6500.

 

This performance is part of Sounds of India, a special focus on the arts of India that is part of Lincoln Center’s White Light Festival this year. Kerala Kalamandalam Kathakali Troupe is made up of actors and musicians from a prestigious performing arts institution. The troupe combines elaborate costumes and makeup, refined gestures, and the ornate singing of the mythic dance-drama Kathakali to perform “The Killing of Dussasana” from the epic Hindu tale the Mahabharata.

 

WHITE LIGHT FESTIVAL

SOUNDS OF INDIA

Friday, October 28, 2016 at 7:30 pm CANCELED

Sunday, October 30, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Monday, October 31 at 7:30 pm NEW PERFORMANCE DATE

Gerald W. Lynch Theater, John Jay College

Pre-concert lecture by Lakshmi Vishwanathan on Monday, October 31 at 6:15 pm.                                                              

Kerala Kalamandalam Kathakali Troupe

Dussasana Vadhom (“The Killing of Dussasana”), from the Mahabharata

White Light Lounges follow each performance

 

For addition information about the White Light Festival, visit:  WhiteLightFestival.org

 

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