Udupi; Jan 07: On behalf of Udupi Tulu Koota, in memory of Late Malpe Ramadasa Samaga, Tulu Yakshagana festival will be held from Jan 09-11 in MGM College’s Muddanna mantap.
Dr.K.N.Raghava Nambiar, Yakshagana critic will inaugurate the festival on Jan 09th at 05.00 pm.Malpe Ramadasa Yakshagana Prashashti will be conferred on senior Yakshagana artist Dr.Kollyur Ramachandra Rao on the occasion, informed in press meet.
On Jan 09th evening at 06.00 pm in the evening Udupi Shree Laxmi Janardhana Yakshagana Kala Mandali will stage ‘Tulasi Jalandara’Badaguthittu Yakshagana.On Jan 10th evening at 06.30 pm ‘Koti-Chennayya Thenkuthittu Yakshagana Thaala Maddale and on Jan 11th at 06.30 pm in the evening ‘Kordabbu’Thenkuthittu Yakshagana will be exhibited, he said. On Jan12, evening at 05.30 pm Kemthur Tulu drama prashasthi presentation ceremony will be held.Then, first Prashasthi winner Mumbai Karnataka Sangha, Kalabhaarati teams ‘Komala Gaandhara’drama will be re-played again.
Tallur Shivarama Shetty, convener of the festival, Koota’s secretary Gangadhar, treasurer M.G.Chaitanya, Shridhara Kolyur were present in the press meet.