Relevant Dance Training and Qualifications:
Bharata natyam arangetram under Prakash Yaddagudde in 1999; Further training under Mavin Khoo, Stella Subbiah and Leela Samson.
Work with bharata natyam and young children with Devon early years arts initiative, Carousel. Work with dance and text, looking at songs by Leon Rosselson and poetry by Leah Thorn.
I am a classical bharata natyam dancer, a dance style I have practised
since my childhood in South India. Between 2001 and 2007, I worked in
London as a performer and workshop leader for organisations including
Mavin Khoo Dance, Live Music Now!, Akademi ( South Asian Dance in the
UK), Cultural Co-operation and Vayu Naidu Company. I also ran
workshops in schools for Shobana Jeyasingh Dance Company.
Having taken a break from working to have two children, I have started
back running workshops for young children as part of the Devon
Carousel Project. I am committed to outreach work in schools and
community groups and am interested in performance, particularly
involving collaboration with artists from other dance
Creative/Dance and Disability/Dance and Older People/Early Years Dance/Indian
Individual Dance Artists
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