Drawing from and working through dream visions, symbolic images and characters, "What's the Matter?" is a 'moving words exploration of the inner world - personal and archetypal. Through embodied text, movement and music the piece grapples with - matter', what matters whats the matter what is material.
Whats the Matter? Fri & Sat / 15 & 16 March 7.30pm Duration- 80 min Language- English Age- 16+ years Devised and performed by Anitha Santhanam Music - Vedanth Bharadwaj Visual Design - Aarti Karwayun Ticket price- Rs 200
About the performer: Anitha Santhanam is a seasoned performer and facilitator with over a decade of work in dance and theatre in India and abroad. She completed a two year Advanced Diploma in Creating Theatre and Performance from LISPA London on the Charles Wallace India Trust Award.
Her work as a director includes Bhima, Mundhirikotte, Beyond the Bubble, Un-tell Re-tell, No-tell, The Flowering Tree and Dhuddu Kaasu Dabbu Currency. As an actor, her recent work includes Fish Tree Moon written by Yo Sup Bae and Monkey and the Mobile by Rajiv Krishnan.
She is also a faculty on the FECAT program at SMART, Bangalore. With creativity and self-exploration and expression as its core, her work spans performance, therapy and education.