Red Lips: Why a man chose to play a woman, the story of Mayamma

November 18, 2016 Hidden Pockets 0

Appangal embadum ottakku chuttammayi ammayi chuttathu marumonukkayi  ammayi kochammayi marumonte ponnammayi kachodam pottiyappo vattayippoyi  The song may seem pointless to you because you don’t know the language or what it means. But, this folk song is where Mayamma started her journey. Two years back, I was busy with theatre performances Read More

Meet the Mother of Illusion – Mayamma!

September 22, 2016 Hidden Pockets 0

Alex performed for the Second Queer Arts Movement of India, with the songs as ‘Express Yourself’ by Madonna and ‘And I am telling you I am not going’ by Dreamgirls Musical. People enjoyed it. They liked Alex’s voice. But something was missing. As Alex, I wasn’t getting any kick out Read More