Bharatanatyam Intermediate

$349.00 Inc.GST

This term is only accepting sign ups from our current existing Bharatanatyam Intermediate students who are preparing for Studio J’s annual stage show. Registrations for new students will open after September 2024.

Dates: 28 July – 8 September 2024
Time: Sundays 11am (90-minute class)
Teacher: Divya
Price: $299 + $50 showcase participation
Showcase date: Sunday 8 Sept @ Bunjil Place Theatre

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Summary

  • This course is part of Studio J’s annual stage show. Join us on stage and live out your dance dreams with a crowd cheering you on!!
  • Expand your knowledge of the different adavu groups through short jathis and phrases
  • Explore the art of abhinaya (expression) through story telling
  • Learn a classical item to develop a deeper understanding of the dance form (e.g Pushpanjali, Jatiswaram)
  • Learn in an environment which is specific for adults, in a supportive and judgement free space
  • Work on your fitness, strength and flexibility
  • Meet a friendly group of like-minded adult students
  • Learn from the best in the industry, a professional Bharatanatyam dancer & teacher
  • Get weekly practice videos to support your learning outside of class time
  • Have access to the class group chat (via WhatsApp), to answer any course related questions
  • Showcase will be on Sunday 8 September at Bunjil Place Theatre, Narre Warren. Dress rehearsal from approx 11am onwards, with performance 6 – 8pm. Students MUST keep this whole day available until exact timings are confirmed.
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    *Regular attendance throughout this course is required in order to participate in the final stage performance (at least 75% of the classes, e.g. at least 5 sessions must be attended). If you miss several sessions, participation in showcase will be at the teachers’ discretion. Please consider this commitment prior to enrolling.

 

Teacher – Divya Shreejit Kumar

Divya Shreejit Kumar is a Bharatanatyam artist with an active practice in performance, teaching and choreography. Learning from the age of five, she completed her Master Diploma in Bharatanatyam under Smt. Priya Dinesan. Her 25 years of classical dance practise includes a brief stint at Mohiniyattam. In Melbourne she joined Karma Dance and resumed her training with Govind Pillai – presenting her solo graduation performance in 2017. Since then, she has progressed her training in interrelated aspects of the art including rhythm, notation, composition and choreography.