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Kathakali, Alappuzha

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Experience an Indian cultural tradition at Kathakali. The arts center hosts performances showcasing the elaborate, stylized dance-drama, as well as martial arts. Learn about the meaning of various movements as dancers in vibrantly colored traditional costumes and makeup explain their significance. Enhance your learning of this demanding art by engaging in lessons offered at the arts center. You can make reservations to shows via the website. Plan to see Kathakali and other attractions that appeal to you using our Alappuzha trip itinerary maker app .
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  • If you arrive a little before the show you can see how makeup actors the show is very entertaining and Nice. I would recommend it because it is unique to this area of the India
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  • south india know fpr this type of show and this is one of the best example of it.i seen very few places have this so dont be underestimate and go and watch and enjoy for sure,.  more »
  • I really enjoyed the make up and the show. After make up session, there was a demonstration with explanation about eye and other facial movements. The seat was reserved and it is better to see close b...  more »

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