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Opening Amsterdam India Festival

Meercameraregie tbv live camera projecties

Meercameraregie voor live projectie voor de opening van het Amsterdam India Festival in het Concertgebouw.

International Centre for Kathakali
Sadanam Balakrishnan
12 november 2008, Grote Zaal Concertgebouw

Sadanam Balakrishnan presents one of India's most spectacular dance forms. He comes to Amsterdam with this renowned kathakali dance company to treat the audience to this colourful and musically rich interpretation of two episodes from the Mahabharata (the longest epic poem in the world, telling the story of the genesis of India). Video screens enable the audience to follow the characteristic facial expressions and gestures of the performers close-up. Surtitles will make it easier to keep up with the story. Get acquainted with India's finest on this spectacular evening.

This evening is the official opening of the Amsterdam India Festival, in the presence of princess Máxima.

Video projection: Beam Systems
Video director: Gerbrand Oudenaarden, Engage!

Wednesday, 12 November, 2008

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