Kathakali is a highly stylised classical Indian dance-drama noted for its attractive make-up of characters,
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The London-based Bharatnatyam dancer Rumana Omar has wowed many an audience. The UK media has heaped her with praise. In the words of The Scotsman, "Her moves are like padded, extended versions of the classical Bharatnatyam... full of visual ideas." Likewise, the Dancing Times, UK, states, "... the Bharatnatyam was fluently beautiful."