23rd January 2023 - Life and More - Bala Devi brings alive temple dancer Padmavathi at Utkala Rangamancha
Bala Devi Chandrashekar is a professor of practice in Asian Performing Arts. Her approach is interdisciplinary involving performing, lecturing, teaching and intense research. Bala is known for her distinct scholarly style and takes on subjects based on ancient texts supported by intense research. She collaborates with renowned scholars in their respective fields, carving messages from scriptures relevant to the contemporary world and actively presenting this form worldwide.