Dance

ABHAI launches online dance fest

To provide performing opportunities to young classical dancers at a time when the sabha halls in Chennai are shut and live recitals are not encouraged due to Covid pandemic regulations, the Association for Bharatanatyam Artistes of India (ABHAI) based in Alwarpet is hosting a series of dance recitals recorded recently and webcast.

Read More

Pandemic-time story: This dance academy adopts tech for training.

Chennai-based Bharatanatyam teacher Sasirekha Raammohan has been moulding scores of teens in the classical dance form for many years now; at her dance school, Kanakasabai School of Bharatanatyam in Mandavelipakkam, Chennai.

Read More

Recorded dance recitals of theme fest of 2019 to be webcast

With live dance/music programmes being a distant possibility, Natyarangam, the dance wing of Narada Gana Sabha Trust, Chennai presents the 2019 recorded recitals of its signature festival “Devi Bharatham” (performed 15th - 19th Aug., 2019) on YouTube.

Read More

Nrityalaya celebrates its 30 years in Kerala

30 years of Nrityalaya dance academy in Kerala. And 55 years of service to the arts by its founder, Kalamandalam Saraswathy.

Read More

Mohiniattam workshop in Bengaluru

Chennai-based Mohiniattam dancer and guru is holding a dance workshop in Bengaluru over three days from March 6 to 8, for limited hours.

Read More

Madhavapeddi Murthy's Kuchipudi academy's silver jubilee

Siva Foundation, a Kuchipudi dance academy based in Chennai and run by senior classical dancer and guru Madhavapeddi Murthy is celebrating its 25th year in Chennai.

Read More

Natyanjali: Snapshots of the annual dance fests in temples

The temple zone in Chidambaram began to fill up as dusk fell on Mahasivarathri evening. February 21.

Read More

Vidyashree's dance academy in Karnataka celebrates silver jubilee

Sullia is a small town in the ghats, close to the Karnataka - Kerala border on the way to the more touristy hillside of Madikeri.

Read More

Natyanjali dance fests in Tamil Nadu begin this week

It is that time of the year when many a temple across Tamil Nadu hosts classical dance festivals to celebrate Sivaratri. And so, this week these festivals - some only for Sivaratri evening and some weeklong - will unfold.

Read More

Fest to celebrate guru K. J. Sarasa

Chennai-based Sarasalaya presents SARASA NATYA MALA, the 8th annual dance festival in memory of Bharatanatyam guru K. J. Sarasa in the presence of wellknown gurus Chitra Visweswaran and Ramli Ibrahim.

Read More