To enjoy it you must be part of it. Just a synopsis of the dance is displayed and the singing tells you the story. Its a bit slow and boring to watch. You wont be missing on anything. I recommend watching the traditional Indian dance instead and the martial arts show.
I have been forced to watch this in alappuzha kalarcode temple and i am glad i saw it. It is one of the most incredible performance in a stage where the didcation of actors paid of. i would recommend you to watch it but it will be better if you are with someone who likes and already watch one before.
Go by yourself by auto tuktuk or taxi to kochin cultural centre if you stay Enarkulum area the only site in this area is cheaper at rp350 ticket pay at entrance rather via travel agent or hotel you pay rp550. Go there by 5pm to see the makeup, dressing then follow by show end about 7pm
I and my family had the experience of experiencing Kathakali at Thekkady, when we where on our family vacation last December, the expressions along with the body language and dress code was absolutely awesome !!!
Must experience for all age groups when we are to Kerala, Kathakali was conducted in many places in the whole state as it is the...