Dance theater depicting the life and works of the saint-musician Sri Tyagaraja, through his original compositions kriti. This biographical work traces the saint’s life, from his birth till his samadhi and his legendary devotion to Rama. Such devotion was his treasure in life.
A hallmark of this Bharatam production is that, true to the spirit of its main subject, it presents several rare kritis by Sri Tyagaraja in unique ragas in their entirety, thanks to the valuable guidance of Padmavibhushan Sangita Kalanidhi Dr. M. Balamuralikrishna.
This premier production of Bharatam was very favorably reviewed and received repeat performance.