INSTRUCTOR: Veenadari Lakshika Jayakody and Kasun Chathuranga Ukwaththa
DATES: July 5th – July 9th
TIME: 9am-11am Pacific Time
DESCRIPTION: This five day workshop will explore a holistic embodied physical and emotional journey for the actor through Nava Rasas and Kuddiattem Dance. Led by Veenadari Lakshika Jayakody and Kasun Chathuranga Ukwaththa, two South Asian Sri Lankan artists, this workshop will give an introduction to Nava Rasas shaped by the instructors unique cultural knowledge and experience. Participants will delve into Nava Rasas practices that break down binaries and encourage connection between the physical, vocal and emotional development of character for the physical performer.