Nritya Chilume – a dance programme for budding young talents

Ananya presents dance programmes featuring young talent.

Ananya embarks upon a new series of dance programmes titled "Nritya Chilume" for talented budding artists , aged below 15 years. Kum.Kirti Ramgopal, a well known danseuse, will inaugurate the event on 13th December at Seva Sadana, Malleswaram. Nritya Chilume will be a regular feature in Ananya’s calendar of events.

Nritya Chilume aims to promote and motivate youngsters to further their learning, by providing them an opportunity to showcase their talents to a wider audience and interact with senior gurus and fellow performers.

Nritya Chilume-1 features Bharatanatyam performances by Ananya M (Guru-Brunda), Sonali Belankar (Guru-Anuradha Vikranth), Gopalakrishna S V (Guru-Sanjay and Shama Shantaram) and an odissi performance by Meghana Singh (Guru-Vani Madhav).

Clockwise from top-left: Ananya M, Sonali B, Meghana Singh and GopalaKrishna S V (pic source Ananya)

With Nritya Dhaare being a huge success among experienced performers, Nritya Chilume hopes to bring to light promising dancers.

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