Margi Madhu Chakyar
He Is one of the leading Koodiyatam artistes today . He has received intensive training from legendary and very eminent Gurus such as Ammannoor Madhava Chakyar, Moozhikkulam kochukuttan Chakyar. He has travelled widely performing at various prestigious venues in India and abroad such as Japan, Europe, Korea, Singapore, Israel etc. He has also been involved in many experimental work such as cross cultural mask dance DRAGAN BOND RITE at New York & Washington Contemporary Theatre Production DESDIMONA at Adelaide, Munich, Singapore etc. Margi Madhu chakyar a post graduate in Kutiyattam.
A performer Choreographer and teacher. He has also been involved in research projects on various aspects of the art form and has presented papers at various seminars. He has also an author of several books such as Attathinte Vazhiyadayalangal, Arangintemadhavam
A recipient of many prestigious awards such as ‘Sanskriti National Award , Theatre Pasta International award, ‘KALA’ puraskaram from London, Kerala Kalamandalam Award, Kerala sangeetha Nataka Akademi Award. The artiste is currently working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Theatre, Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit, Kalady, Kerala.