#Kathakali is an old school dance form which was prevalent in Kerala, India. It was a form of story telling through face painting and dance.
Act 1 Mute custom designed by Jonathan Becker at theater-masks.com
Today: Hunting dogs, a blinged-up dog, and thousands of pandas.
The Noh Theatre Masks IV by photosintesi on deviantART
Japanese menpo mask
Ethnic Balinese Character Half-Mask Nyoman custom designed by Jonathan Becker at theater-masks.com
Week 23:: Kathakali face painting example
Nō masks, Japanese traditional theatre. Photo © Flavio Gallozzi