The Kennedy Center

Kosala Uditha Kumara Dullewa


Kosala Uditha Kumara Dullewa, a performing artist from Sri Lanka, showed  a natural talent for music and dance at an early age. He trained with renowned  dance teachers and made his first public solo performance, Diriya Narthana, in  2004. In 2006, a foundation was established in his name to support children  with disabilities to nurture their talent and skills. Born with Down syndrome,  Dullewa has received many awards, including the Excellent Children of the  Nation Award at the World's Children Day and Gold Medal/All Island Winner at  the Annual Competitive Festivals of the British and International Federation.
Dancer Kosala Uditha Kumara Dullewa