Urvashi is an excerpt from Kalidas' play Vikramorvashiyam.
The performance begins with portraying the dancing and merry-making of the celestial dancer Urvashi and her friends. The Demon Keshi abducts Urvashi and her friend Chitralekha. The other damsels cry out for help. King Pururavas hears this call for help while he is travelling by chariot. King Pururavas rescues Urvashi and her friend from the Demon.