Human Dilemmas Chronotopia is a multi-media dance production based on a Tamil epic Attakalari Centre for Movement Arts presents 'Chronotopia', a multi-media dance production choreographed by Jayachandran Palazhy and the dancers at Attakkalari. Supported by India Foundation for the Arts, the show will have a world premiere at the Attakkalari India Biennial 2009, the international festival of dance and digital art. Chronotopia oscillates between memory and experience, and explores human predicament in a time of rapid changes. Inspired by the Tamil epic, 'Chilapathikkaram', the
Fri 06-02-2009 : The Hindu, author

Movements redefined Attakkalari's multi-media dance production; Chronotopia was staged in the city Jayachandran Palazhy, artistic director of Attakkalari Centre for Movement Arts talks about his latest production, its contemporary approach and the language of movement. On Chronotpia Chronotopia is all about dealing with the sense of loss in contemporary times. Life today has become increasingly uncertain and insecure. We live in a world marred by wars, terrorism and multiple forms of suffering. It is depicted through the plight of women? her rage, anger and fighting back. The protagonis
Sat 21-02-2009 : Times of India, author

It was artfully choreographed in its various portrayals. The dance ballet does not adhere to a sequential or linear narrative to convey a story, but rather it has been evoked from the performer's memory. the play somehow leaves a mark on the audience. The play only proved that the beauty of storytelling in abstract is more challenging to the performers and the audience and adds depth to the experience of the performance.
Fri 13-02-2009 : Deccan Herald Bangalore, Madhuri Kalyan