For Mythili, choreography is a form of self-expression and introspection. Her works range from pieces of the traditional repertoire, to unique choreographies that break away from traditional structures. Her creative process unravels, investigates, re-energizes, and re-invests accepted ideas, while maintaining classical integrity. The resulting exploration centers around image, metaphor, and symbolism, shifting the content of her work from cultural to Universal. Her belief in the inherent spirituality of the art form anchors all of her work in some form to the idea of “Oneness” and the seeking of it.
Dynamic young artist Mythili Prakash is making waves in the field of Bharata Natyam worldwide. Born and raised in the US, she grew up in an ...more
Photo Credits - Jonathan Potter, Michel Cavalca, Teresa Elwes, Jorge Vismara, Inni Singh & Nandit Desai