The Yakshagana Puppet Company of India
25 January 1983 – 29 January 1983 St Martins Theatre
Marionette Theatre of Australia, Victorian Arts Centre, The Australian International Puppet Festival, The Yakshagana Puppet Company of India,
The Company of 12 puppeteers, musicians and dancers stems from Mangalore in South-West India. They performed morning and evening performances selected from the traditional stories of the Ramayana and Mahabharata. The stories were set in the fantastic world of myth and legend with battles of Lord Krishna against the Demon-king, the elephant God Ganesha, the Monkey King , the battle chariots and the great bird Garuda.