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Puthencavu | Chengannur, Alappuzha, India
+91 94474 62901
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Nice show to see

This is one of the attraction of Kerala traditional culture. Five people performing two of them... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Cultural Program

Nice program, good experience 1 hr program, good facial expressions, in the end they promote ppl... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
Shruti A
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Puthencavu | Chengannur, Alappuzha, India
+91 94474 62901
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the attraction of Kerala traditional culture. Five people performing two of them were playing instruments one guy narrate the play and two of them were actually performing. There was a drama played by two performers on a ancient story of the...More

Thank 294sachinr
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Nice program, good experience 1 hr program, good facial expressions, in the end they promote ppl to take pics for a nominal tip, charge 200 rs

Thank Shruti A
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Quite a spectacle. A long process to watch the intricate makeup in traditional style, which added to the nature of the dance. The facial expressions of the 'woman' were extraordinary. It wasn't necessary to have a spoken 'script', the story clearly unfolded by the actions...More

Thank Travelbug291
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Be prepared for a long performance, with some amazing highlights. The actors are incredibly skilled, but the pace is very slow. I loved it.

Thank MoMoLeeds
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

A trip to Fort Cochin would not becthe same without a trip to see some Kathakali. Arrive early and watch the performers applying their make-up and the demonstration of this exquisite art form justvbeforecthe performance begins. The Sahib

Thank ColinBellBath
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We went here after looking at the reviews and loved the place. They have good artists and good air conditioned hall. Seating was comfortable. Bear in mind that for you to get good seats, you must book in advance. I tried to book through telephone...More

Thank Tuhin C
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Classical Indian Dance is popular in Kerala. The story being played having colours and actions with meanings were only enjoyed by the art lovers. The form of art has much significance even in modern age of fast dances,due to its classical nature with base of...More

4  Thank jojo5222
Reviewed 25 September 2017

the makeup session was a bit long - whole audience took a snooze whilst watching the actors apply their makeup. Pity there was not more commentary during this session. Show itself was great.

1  Thank nakink
Reviewed 28 August 2017

a palce to watch the old dance form kathakali . a famous traditional dance form from kerala is present with full colour to the world here. i had a really good time spend here

Thank sikhilviswam
Reviewed 28 April 2017

You can watch here many Cultural Programs of Kerala like Kathakali, Classical dance and music, a martial arts called Kalaripayattu etc.

Thank lovetravelonly
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Shal R
6 May 2017|
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Response from cyruslalitsingh | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply. I thing you are done now with this.