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Nritya Rang: Jayashree Acharya

Start date: 15 Jul 2015

End date: 15 Jul 2015

Time: 6.30pm

Venue: The Nehru Centre, London

Venue address: The Nehru Centre, South Audley Street, London, United Kingdom


Jayashree Acharya is one of Pandit Birju Maharajji’s prominent disciples and has taken it upon herself to carry forward the rich traditions and legacy of this particular form of the Kathak. Taught by prominent gurus at New Delhi’s Kathak Kendra, she has taught at the Bhartiya Kala Kendra in Delhi as well as the Bhartiya Vidya Bhawan in London. A much-feted artist, Jayashree has performed in India, UK and several European locations. Since 2004, she has dedicated her time to nurturing young dancers at her thriving dance school in Gurgaon.