A short clip from my performance from... - Rukmini Vijayakumar
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A short clip from my performance from last night.... it was truly magical f r me. Some shows are like that. They open your heart up and allow you to...Posted 5 months ago in Performing Arts - .
The last version of the khandam jathi. I repeated the idea of Tripitaka and kartaree but I thought extend in my mind. It turned out very different than the first time I had the same motive. Refer to my previous posts to see what I’m doing with the jathi. It’s just an exercise that can be used to develop choreography. :-) I’ll move on to the n...Rukmini Vijayakumar 59K views ·
Refer to my last two posts to see what this exercise is about. It is an improvisation exercise where I have taken a jathi I am familiar with but populate it with adavus as I go along. This is not rehearsed or planned. I’m just making it up as I dance. It ends up deviating more and more from the original choreography each time I do it, as my mind ...Rukmini Vijayakumar 18K views ·
This is my first improvised video. ( please refer to my previous post to know the context) Please note that I didn’t prepare or think before dancing it. I just said to myself Tripitaka/ kartaree. I was unable to let go of the basic structure that the original choreography had. My body kept pulling me toward that..... I also am stuck with repeti...Rukmini Vijayakumar 72K views ·
I’m going to share something that seems important to me. I believe that once the rhythms of a choreography are ingrained in your system, it becomes easy to improvise movement. I often improvise movement in performances based on the mood of the character. I am able to do this without losing the integrity of the character only when I know the music a...Rukmini Vijayakumar 442K views ·
I know I am one of the privileged few in india who have the capacity to socially distance. My studio is right next to my house and I have the ability to say that I am taking this time to learn, practice and process. I know that if this goes the wrong way, millions will suffer in india. Millions who will have to think about their next meal, access t...Rukmini Vijayakumar 15K views ·