Two decades have passed since Manichithrathazhu ( 1993 ) was released. But Nagavalli, with her fiery eyes and supernatural prowess, remains vivid in our minds. However, this movie was not about a bloodthirsty spirit coming alive. It was about a mental disorder that goes by the name of dissociative identity disorder (multiple personality disorder) – a disorder that in the Indian context, has often been looked upon as spiritual possession.
When : 22 August 2011, from 6:30 pm onwards Where : Music Academy, Chennai
Shobana Chandrakumar is back with her grand musical, and this time she has delved into the epic Mahabharata and come up with Krishna – The Musical. Promising a canvas that extends from Vrindavan, through Mathura to Kurukshetra, she and her disciples intend to portray Krishna, the Man, His philosophy and why he is beyond man’s understanding.