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Gargee Singh

Gargee has been trained in Kathak under tutelage of Sri Shivji Mishra, disciple of world renowned Kathak dancer, Pandit Birju Maharaj. She belongs to the Lucknow Gharana. She also received training in Odissi dance form, from Prof.Tamal Patra, student of Kelucharan Mohapatra for many years.

She is senior Diploma holder in Kathak from Bhartiya Nritya Kala Mandir, India. She also was awarded the Senior Diploma certificate (with distinction) in Odissi by Prayag Sangeet Samiti, India.

Gargee has set up Dancing Art Academia as an endeavour to teach Indian classical, Semi-classical and Bollywood dance forms.

She has also been a co-examiner since 2005, with Ms Priya Pawar, a renowned Kathak and Odissi dancer based in London. They have together examined the students of Pushplata Dance Academy, a dance institute founded by Ms Pawar.