Pacific Asia Travel Association

Project Brief

Mayuri was commissioned to choreograph a piece which brought to stage the cultural richness and the technological magnificence of the state of Karnataka, for the opening ceremony of the Pacific Asia Travel Association.


Known for its strong traditional and cultural heritage, Karnataka is also the technology hub of modern India. With a history boasting of Emperor Tipu Sultan, the Wodeyars, Princely States, it is also the state which brought in the IT revolution in India. Mayuri amalgamates the history and the future, creating a visually astounding dance sequence. She captures the rich heritage by presenting the state’s dance, culture, art and architecture, textile and clothing, all roped into a storyline which resonates which everyone. The different art forms showcased include folk, classical and contemporary styles, an aerial act and a royal procession.

  • This performance won a Silver at the Wow Awards and Convention Asia 2016.


Commissioned by: State Government of Karnataka
Genre: Live performance
Number of dancers: 70
Year: 2016