The Ant that Swallowed the Sun
Exploring women’s voices that have resonated across centuries
This piece interprets the works of five women poets across languages and timescapes through rhythms and ragas of 5. The ulat bani of Muktabai, extracts of the terigatha by
Bhadda Kundalakesa, excerpts of Andal and poems of Kabita Sinha and Arundhathi Subramaniam.
Through music, dance and words , the five plays out in both familiar and surprising ways.
Performed and developed by Sanjukta Wagh, Shruthi Vishwanath Hitesh Dhutia, Vinayak Netka
Choreography: Sanjukta Wagh
Vocals: Shruthi Vishwanath
Tabla: Vinayak Netke
Guitar: Hitesh Dhutia
Photo Credits: Girish