Ms. Nilanka Liyanage

Miss

Ms. Nilanka Liyanage  

BFA, MFA (Bharathanatyam) (Bharathidhasan University, India), MPhil (Drama & Theatre) (Pondicheri University, India)

Lecturer (Probationary)

Department of Dance, Drama & Theatre 

Phone:  +94 77 347 8043
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  • Master of Philosophy Degree (Drama and Theatre) in India.
  • Master of Fine Arts Degree (Bharathanatyan ) in India.
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree (Bharathanatyam   India)
  • Worked at Kalai Kaviri College of Fine Arts Affiliated to the Bharathidasan
    University Tiruchirappalli, India as a Lecturer for The Part Time Certificate
    Course students in Bharathanatyam for two years.
  • Worked as a Guest Lecturer at University of Visual And Performing Arts Sri
    Lanka. (Bharathanatyam Dance and Theory)
  • Worked as a Guest Lecturer for Tamil Language at University of Visual And
    Performing Arts Sri Lanka.
  • Worked as a permanent Teacher for Bharathanatyam and Yoga at Royal institute
    international school for four years.

Book

  • Authorship: Nilanka liyanage,
    • Type of publication: Book Title: BHARATHANATYAM Vol.1 (Basic Gestures & Movements) May 2010,
    • Pulisher and ISN No: By author    ISBN-978-955-52527-0-6
  • Chief Editor for Newsletter of SVIAS, Eastern University, Srilanka which published on October 2016, Volume 01/Issue 01/ ISSN 25368494.
  • Chief Editor for Newsletter of SVIAS , Eastern University, Srilanka which published on May 2017, Volume 01/Issue 02/ ISSN 25368494
  • Comparative studies of Aharyabhinaya between srilankan kandyan dance and bharathanatyam Tamilnadu India at Pondycherry University Pondicherry India.2010
  • International seminar on Music and Dance in Classical Tamil traditional epics 23, 24, 25 January 2013 Tamilnadu, India.
  • International conference on 15.03.2019 at Sreemath Aandawan College, Bharathidasan University, Trichy – 620005, India.
  • Ayidha Ezhuthu International Conference on 13.03.2019 Kumbakonam, India. Topic
  • “ Madhavi and her Dance Contribution”.
  • International conference at Annamalai University on Interaction between Music, Dance and Culture on 28 & 29 August 2019.
  • ‘’Goddess Paththini and Dance performance in Pattini Rituals in Sinhala society’’, importance of Mainstreaming Local knowledge Systems and Intangible Cultural Heritage at International Conference 2018, SVIAS, EUSL.
  • Module Review Workshop conducted by National Unity and Reconciliation through Higher Education.
  • Workshop on curriculum of reconciliation conducted by office for national unity and reconciliation.
  • Participated as a resource person for the curriculum of reconciliation conducted by office for national unity and reconciliation.

International Awards

  • International Asia theater festival of Kerala India – 2008
  • Bharat rang Mahotsav New Delhi India – 2010 (12th theatre utsav)
  • PRAKRITI 2008   (Documentary film festival) India

DEPARTMENT OF DANCE, DRAMA AND THEATRE ARTS