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Watch: The Dying Art Of Therukoothu

Tamil street theatre, or Therukoothu, once vibrant is now languishing

J Elangovan

J Elangovan

It is an art form of yore.

Street theatre, or Therukoothu, was once not just a form of entertainment and storytelling for the masses, but was also one of the key art forms that propagated and spread the message of the Dravidian movement far and wide across Tamil Nadu.

This art of the masses is now languishing and in danger of dying.

Watch the video above to find out why.