Kapila Venu (b. 1982) in Kerala, India is a performer of Kutiyattam theatre. She is a disciple of legendary Kutiyattam maestro Ammannur Madhava Chakyar, and the daughter of Mohiniyattam danseuse Nirmala Paniker and Kutiyattam exponent Gopalan Nair Venu. She has also trained in Kutiyattam under G.Venu, Usha Nangiar and Kitangur C N Rama Chakyar. Her repertoire comprises both traditional performances and new experiments.