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Faces...blessed unrest - Critics Speak

Anita Ratnam's dance finds power in stillness

In an irony of sorts, it was Anita Ratnam's Contemporary statement "Faces" that stole the thunder in a festival titled Parampara

Leela Venkataraman, THE HINDU, Friday Review Delhi, November 7, 2008

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The dancer did not shy away from performing in complete silence at times - refreshing but all too rare in the contemporary classical dance scenario.

...seated on the floor, the dancer conveyed the wrenching lyrics with almost no mudras. It was a triumph of abhinaya, and of the seamless blending of dance, lighting and music.

Anjana Rajan, Music Season, THE HINDU, January 4, 2008

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