Snake and Ladder
by EnActe Arts Inc
in San Jose
Event Type: Entertainment Event
2/24/2019 - 2/24/2019
Snake and Ladder by Navarasa Dance Theater
Created by: Aparna Sindhoor, Anil Natyaveda and S M Raju
Presented by: EnActe Arts
The prince/warrior has returned from war and is suffering from PTSD.
DEATH comes to take his life and the life of a traveling artist. The prince challenges DEATH to a game of snake and ladder so he can stay alive.
Will he succeed in saving his life and the life of the artist? Will DEATH allow him to heal and heal others?
The performance brings together exceptional actors, dancers and aerialists to create an outstanding experience of physical theater.
Myriad dance forms-Bharatanatyam, Kathakali, martial arts Kalari Ppeyattu, folk dance, modern dance, aerial acrobatics, yoga and other exciting movement vocabularies from South Asia create a dynamic energy that is enthralling.
Choreography and Direction: Aparna Sindhoor and Anil Natyaveda
Script: S M Raju [Filmmaker]
Music: Isaac Thomas Kottukapalli [National Award Winner]
Performance: Aparna Sindhoor, Anil Natyaveda, Shishir Kurup, Leah Vincent, Sonia Bologa, Ana Lopes Arechiga, Elysia Pope, Matthew Valdez, Jessica Anderson-Gwin, Sara VonGillern, Brian Rawson
Stage Manager: Bryan Clements