Kalarippayattu with Brandy Leary
October 24 and 25, 10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
In these classes we will be working with techniques of grounding and alignment through the practice of kalarippayattu. Kalarippayattu is a South Indian martial art from the state of Kerala. It involves vigorous kicks, directional and level changes, physical postures and weapons practices. It has been an important training for dancers since the new wave of contemporary dance in India from the 80’s till present.