It's certainly not expensive and it's always nice to see some local culture. The actors are great to watch, but the music is really really loud and jarring. The show is an hour-we came 30 minutes late and I suggest that's plent of time to get the gist of it...
It starts with an artist showcasing the human emotions(rasa). After that the story is narrated in English. The kathakali dance is performed by two artists, depicting the story. And in the end you get to take pictures and selfies with the artists. We watched the Kathakali dance in Thekkady. And the cost per person was: Rs 200
In India there are 30 states and Kerla is known as GOD's own country. Entire Kerla is very beautiful and one must visit in his life. Surrounded by coconut trees and rivers and sea. Alappuzha is a place where you can see the traditional Kerla India. The Kathakali is one of the major forms of classical Indian dance. It is... 更多
It's definetly a must have when you are in fort cochin! We were very facinated by the coulours and the musik and the whole Theatre. We loved it!!
Always amaze me how well they performed with such heavy dresses and do worship of god in the form of dance, representing true Indian culture and art.
It is indeed a rare art form. The amount of preparation in make up of artists is huge. Painstakingly and meticulously each color is applied on face one after the other. The dance form has lot of mudras which are expressed by hands. It is a must watch.