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Bhagya Lakshmi Academy for Performing Arts


Lead teacher: Bhagya Lakshmi Thyagarajan


Bhagya Lakshmi Thyagarajan is a Bharatanatyam dancer and teacher who believes that dance is a medium of expression which allows us to communicate thoughts. She pursues a career in classical dance but also creates contemporary work as she thinks dance has its own way to express human emotions and should not be confined by any boundaries.

Following ISTD syllabus 1-6 grade


  • Sunday at Maybury Centre, Woking from 10am to 12pm and Frimley from 2pm to 5pm
  • Monday at Canada Water Studio from 6:30pm to 8pm
  • Wednesday at Mulburry Centre from 6:30pm to 8pm
  • Saturday at Oasis Academy Southampton from 11:30 am to 2:30pm
  • And in Leicester in collaboration with Nupur Arts