Pandora’s Box Fest

  Our Major Artist Lineup: - Soul Inclination - (Alt Rock/Grunge/Post Grunge) - Delhi - 30th Dec 2016 - Bianca Love - (R&B/Blues/Jazz/Soul/Gospel/Funk/Neo-Soul) - New Orleans - 30th Dec 2016 - Sleepwalker - (Deep House/ Nu Disco/ Minimal) - Pondicherry -31st Dec 2016 - J.O.B.A. (Techno) - Chennai - 31st…

Source of Performance Energy workshop

Greetings from Adishakti! We are happy to announce our "Source of Performance Energy" workshop this November 2016. Our workshops are the result of almost 30 years of research and investigation into ancient knowledge systems by Veenapani and her Adishakti team. The unique performance methodology uses breath, notions of physical and…

Run and Play

Yatra Theatre Team presents Run and Play (Odi Vilaiyadu) written & directed by Yatra Srinivasan Friday, 12th August, 2016 7.30 p.m. Sri Muthumariamman Temple Square, Kuilapalayam

Source of Performance Energy workshop August 2016

Greetings from Adishakti! We are happy to announce our "Source of Performance Energy" workshop this August 2016. Our workshops are the result of almost 30 years of research and investigation into ancient knowledge systems by Veenapani and her Adishakti team. The unique performance methodology uses breath, notions of physical and…

Remembering Veenapani 2016 festival – concluding weekend

Greetings from Adishakti We feel so humbled by the magnanimity and openness of all performers and guests who have come to be a part of our festival, REMEMBERING VEENAPANI 2016 and celebrate with us. This festival is a celebration of our beloved teacher Veenapani's work, life and art on the…

TCT’s Piya Behrupiya and Sandbox Collective’s How Cow Now Cow

Remembering Veenapani 2016 will host TCT's Piya Behrupiya and Sandbox Collective's How Cow Now Cow this weekend. Hello from Adishakti So many stories and cups of chai doing the rounds at the round tables. So much life, beautiful music and lights at our Remembering Veenapani Festival. We would like to…

Remembering Veenapani – a month-long weekend festival

from Adishakti: Dear Friends, It has been nearly two years since Veenapani left us. But she left us her guiding spirit, her tangible energy and her commitment to excellence. And Adishakti has been growing in leaps and bounds in terms of performances, programs and incessant growth. To celebrate the undying…

Past is Present

Dear Friends, Greetings from Adishakti! We are delighted to invite you for a performance “Past is Present” that Adishakti is hosting on the 5th (Friday) and 6th(Saturday) of February, 2016.

My Autopsy

MY AUTOPSY A riveting dark poetic comedy, with original music A compelling search for the truth of life and death Written and Performed by Hamish Boyd* Directed by Fif Fernandes* Saturday, January 9 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Adishakti Theatre Edayanchavadi Road Free admission My Autopsy, is an autobiographical self-evisceration,…

Therukoothu and Theyyam performances

Dear Friends, Greetings from Adishakti! We take immense pleasure in inviting you for the Therukoothu and Theyyam performances which are scheduled on the 30th December and 1st & 2nd January respectively. Please find below the poster which has more information about the performances. All are welcome for the shows!  …

Made in Ilva

MADE IN ILVA (The Contemporary Hermit) by Instabili Vaganti Made in ILVA (The Contemporary Hermit) is a masterpiece of physical theatre exploring the impact of the biggest steelworks in Europe on the environment and surrounding population. Made in ILVA (The Contemporary Hermit) is an innovative example of “contemporary bio-mechanics”, an…

Stay at Adishakti

Greetings from Adishakti. We hope that you are doing well and experiencing joy in all of your life’s endeavours. Since the year 2015 is slowly edging towards the holiday season, we are delighted to let you to know that we open-heartedly invite you, your friends and family for an enjoyable…

Source Of Performance Energy workshops

Greetings from Adishakti! We are happy to announce our last two Source Of Performance Energy workshops this winter of 2015. Please do pass this email to those you think will benefit from it.   Dates of the last two 10 day workshops are: Wednesday, 25 November - Friday, 4 December…

Under the Mangosteen Tree

‘Under the Mangosteen Tree’, at Adishakti laboratory of Theatre Arts and Research, Pondicherry on 18th and 19th april, 2015 at 7 pm. The shows are non-ticketed and all are welcome. PERCH, CHENNAI PRESENTS UNDER THE MANGOSTEEN TREE - 
A PLAY IN ENGLISH (BASED ON THE SHORT STORIES OF VAIKOM MUHAMMAD…

Remembering Veenapani

A month-long festival at Adishakti to celebrate Veenapani Chawla's birth anniversary on April 5 FEATURING KIRTANA KRISHNA JAZZ CONCERT SUNDAY, APRIL 5, 7 p.m. Original compositions performed by jazz singer Kirtana Krishna.     RAJA SUYA YAGAM AND PRAHALATHA CHARITHRAN THERAKOOTHU PERFORMANCES SUNDAY, APRIL 5, 9:30 p.m. Arulmigu Sri Iyyappan…