Abhinaya - Demonstration and Recitalby Priyadarsini Govind.
These 2 DVDs focus on the aesthetics and applications of Abhinaya. It provides interesting insights into Angika (mime), Vachika (speech/vocal music), Aharya (costume) and Satvika Abhinayas besides a fine exposition of its fresh and fascinating aspects like Loka Dharmi, Natya Dharmi, Bhavas, Rasas, Sancharis.
This product is presented by ‘Nrithya Choodamani’ Priyadarsini Govind, the distinguished danseuse and packed with lively line-to-line demonstrations of lyrics by young Bharata natyam students, it attempts to provide a comprehensive view of Abhinaya.
The DVD includes a classroom session where the Guru and the disciples have a one-to-one discussion on the significance and subtleties of Abhinaya. And what’s more, you have Smt. Kalanidhi Narayanan, an authority on Abinaya sharing her rich expertise with the viewers.
The ‘Recital’ DVD is a collage of seven dazzling demos by Priyadarsini Govind and her disciple set to lilting compositions by eminent lyricists.