Roo-Sanda-Rae in Negombo
The Welfare Society of Ave Maria Convent, Negombo will stage the "Roo-Sanda-Rae
Live in Concert" on August 30 at the school grounds as a mega
fund-raising project for development work.
The Roo-Sanda-Rae live in Concert is performed worldwide by the
popular Sri Lankan singer-songwriter-musician, Rookantha Gunathilake and
Chandralekha Perera featuring their daughters Raini Gunathilake and
The concert is held annually in the USA, Europe, Middle East and
Rookantha is one of the most successful musicians in Sri Lanka's pop
He is known to have changed Sri Lanka's music industry in the 80s
with his songs.
Bharatha Natya Arangetram
Two disciples of Guru Smt Vasugy Jegatheeswaran, Sangeeta
Thavendrasingham and Anjana Thavendrasingham held their 'Arangetram'
recently at the Ashcroft Theatre, Fairefield Halls, Croydon, Surrey,
It was choreographed by Kalasuri Smt Vasugy Jegatheeswaran. She was
accompanied by Shri Y. Yadavan, vocalist, Shri Bhavani Shankar,
Miruthangam, Shri Ratheeshkumar Violinist and Shri Madhusoodanan
Flutist. The chief guest was the dance exponent 'Kalamamani' Smt Urmila
SOSL in a concert of film tunes
Ramya de Livera Perera
The Symphony Orchestra of Sri Lanka moves away from its strict
classical idiom to present a concert of Movie Themes. The concert sees
the return of soloist Ramya de Livera Perera who will perform the Warsaw
Concerto which was composed for the film Dangerous Moonlight. The
orchestra will be directed by Dushyanthi Perera. The Movies Concert will
be held on September 7 at the Ladies' College Hall at 7 p.m.
The program will include a wide variety of legendary film scores
including themes from James Bond and the Gladiator, Star Wars and the
nostalgic strains of the Adagio from Spartacus. On a feel-good note the
Orchestra will perform tunes from Mama Mia, The Sound of Music, the
musical Chicago and the Dam Busters.
Wijitha Rohana Wijemuni's Petikiriya, a compact disc consisting of
his radio discussions with Srimath Indrajith Liyanage, was launched
recently. Here Liyanage presents a copy of the CD to Wijemuni. The CD is
distributed free by the Katahanda Media Centre, Buvanekaba Mawatha,