an International Centre for Kathakali

Kathakali Centre

Chakyar Koothu

Kathakali Rituals, Costumes, and Makeup

About Us

We are a group of Kathakali lovers committed to promoting the diverse Kerala classical art forms. We perform Kathakali art on different theatrical stages worldwide, expressing its beauty and grace to the brim.

Kathakali Centre Address

3187 Broadcast Drive
Charlotte, North Carolina

United States 28202


Telephone: +1.7042347153

Kutiyattam or Koodiyattam

This Sanskrit theatre originated from Kerala in India and is also the only one left of the theatre.

Art Forms


is another classical art form that originated from Kerala. 

Chakyar Koothu

This performance art is a monologue involving narrations from Hindu epics. The performance requires hand gestures. 


Krishna is the story performed in this temple art. Manaveda, who held the title of Zamorin Raja


Kathakali came to be due to Ramanattam, another art form developed by Kottarakkara Thampuran.