Akhila Krishnamurthy

Dancers at Home

When professional performance gets closer and cosy

15 March 2024
A Sacred Confluence
Art & Culture
A Sacred Confluence

London-based dancer Akram Khan leads a creative lab in Tamil Nadu where participants revisit the traditions of classical Indian dance and music

03 February 2023
To a Beat of Its Own

A Bharatanatyam class provides a safe and creative space for transgender students in Chennai

05 August 2022
Playing to the Guru

Atul Merchant Jataayu chronicles the musical genius and personal proclivities of his legendary teacher Annapurna Devi

21 January 2022
Art & Culture
In Step on Screen

Dance films allow performers to showcase their art and tell innovative stories

10 December 2021
Eternal Seekers

A chronicle of female spiritual travellers

10 September 2021
Sing Me to Sleep
Sing Me to Sleep

The lullaby is finding its way into mainstream music culture

23 July 2021
The World at Their Feet
Art & Culture
Art: The World at Their Feet

Young performing artists are using social media to build their own unique brand and to reach a wider audience

07 May 2021
Leela Samson: The Eternal Seeker
Art & Culture
Leela Samson: Dance of the Outsider

Veteran Bharatanatyam dancer Leela Samson speaks to Akhila Krishnamurthy about her forays into cinema and abiding passion for teaching

22 March 2021
Dancing In the City
Dancing In the City

Bengaluru emerges as the new capital of Bharatanatyam

05 February 2021


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