Sishya: Bharatnatyam Dancer Stuthi Iyer {Spotlight}

Meet Stuthi, a Bharatnatyam dancer and a senior at Thomas Jefferson High school for Science and Technology. How old are you and what do you do? (grade/school/college) I am 18 years old and a senior at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology. Ecstatic to share that I just committed to attending the University […]

Tandav: Spring 2019 Show

It’s finally here! It’s been an exciting few weeks leading up to today, and Kaavya and I are super excited as we watch all the pieces come together. From speaking to the different dance gurus and the long tedious nail biting days waiting for the venue to be confirmed, to finding the video guys, to […]

A Kuchipudi Love Story: The beginning

My first love for dance was through Kuchipudi. The dance form was taught to me by the one and only guru who brought it to life, Guru Vempati Chinna Satyam, who is synonymous with Kuchipudi. I still remember the evening when my father seated me, all of 10 years old tall and lanky, on his […]

Fundraiser For Ekam-USA

One month. It took us just a couple of weeks to gather 9 schools and get together 60 dancers to come together for a seamless afternoon of 2.5 hours of non-stop classical dancing, each vying for class, perfection, and beauty. We fundraised for Ekam USA a grand sum of $1115 (after expenses, and mainly towards […]