Bengaluru-based Odissi dance institution, Nrityantar is a humble attempt by young promising Odissi dancer, Madhulita Mohapatra, to promote and preserve India’s rich pluralistic cultural legacy by promoting Odissi dance by performing, teaching and nurturing finest talents.
Nrityantar organises regular and special Odissi dance classes at various places in the city. It organises lecture demonstrations, dance programmes and performances for art lovers, connoisseurs and everyone for the promotion and popularisation of our rich art forms, to create awareness and to instill a sense of responsibility in individuals, institutions and society towards promotion and preservation of our proud art forms.
Nrityantar Dance Ensemble is one of the most sought after classical dance troupes in Karnataka and has performed at several prestigious dance festivals like International Odissi Dance Festival, Mysore Dussera Festival, Odissi International, Brahan Natyanjali, rangTARANG National Choreography Festival, Bengaluru International Arts Festival, Sai Nrityotsava, Hubbali Habba, Samanvaya Festival, KALA NADAM, Kinkini Nrithyotsava, among others.
THE NRITYANTAR TEAM
Madhulita Mohapatra: Artistic Director
Anjali Raj Urs: Assistant Artistic Director & Faculty Member
Ashwashana Biswal: Assistant Artistic Director & Faculty Member
Meghna Das: Assistant Artistic Director
Paridhi Joshi: Communication, Operations and Faculty Member
Sonali Mohanty: Administration and Faculty Member
Sahana R Maiya: Faculty Member
Banashree Mohapatra: Faculty Member
Rashmi Divakaran: Faculty Member
Vivekini Das: Faculty Member
Abarna: Faculty Member
Subalakshmi: Faculty Member
Akila Venkat: Photography & Social Media
Sonia Joy Francis
Reena Shah Stamets