Meet the Artists

Urvasi Dance Ensemble

Urvasi Dance Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Ratna Roy performs classical Odissi dance in the tradition of Guru Pankaj Charan Das and the temple dancers of the Puri Temple in Odisha. The Odissi dance style is characterized by the unique sculpturesque quality, the separation of the upper torso from the lower half of the… LEARN MORE

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Kabuki Academy

Kabuki Academy is founded and run by Mary Ohno. She is currently teaching traditional Japanese shamisen and nihon buyo dance in the Seattle/Tacoma area as well as Japanese language lessons. She and her students perform all over Seattle& International.  Viewers are asked to support artist by making direct donations. To support Kabuki Academy,… LEARN MORE

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Chennai Beats

Gramiya Nadanam is a deep South Indian folk dance form. This is performed especially during harvest festivals where the entire community gets together to rejoice. LEARN MORE

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Anga Kala Kathak Academy

Anga Kala Kathak Academy is one of premiere school of Kathak (North Indian Classical Dance) specializing in the Lucknow gharana (school of Kathak) under the artistic direction of Antara Datta. It has branches in Seattle, WA, Cleveland, OH, Columbus, OH and Pittsburgh,PA. LEARN MORE

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