Learning Session Details
Age- Above 6 Years
Course Duration- 24 Sessions
This course is for children who wish to learn Indian classical dance Bharatanatyam. This course is specially designed for students who are interested in classical art forms.
Bharatanatyam is an art in which body movements generally based on music pieces are used as a form of expression. We will have three levels of the learning journey with qualifying assessments. At the end of the course, the shishya would be able to present themselves as qualified Bharatanatyam dancers.
Your child will be learning
Session 1: Introduction on,
NAMASKAR(M) - Reason for Doing
SLOKA - Translation
STRETCHES - Reason & Improve Flexibility
Session 2: Types of Stretches
Session 3: Basic Terms- MANDIS, SOLLUKATTU, NATYAHASTAS
ADAVUS- THATTA-ADAVU (1-2)
Session 4: ADAVUS - THATTA - ADAVU (3-4)
Session 5: ADAVUS - THATTA-ADAVU (5-6)
SOLLIKATTU - THAYA-THAI
Session 6: ADAVUS - THATTA-ADAVU(7-8)
Session 7: HASTAS - ASAMYUKTA - (1 hand)
ADAVUS - NATTA-ADAVU (1-2)
Session 8: ADAVUS - NATTA-ADAVU(3-4)
Session 9: ADAVUS - NATTA-ADAVU(5-6)
Session 10: ADAVUS - NATTA-ADAVU (7-8)
Session 11: Assessments - Qualifying exam
Session 12: ADAVUS - PARAVALA ADAVU (1-2)
Session 13: ADAVUS - PARAVALA ADAVU (3-4)
SOLLUKATTU - THA-THAI-THAYA-DHI-THAY-THAYA
Session 14: HASTAS - SAMYUKTA (2 hand)
ADAVUS-KUDITTA METTU ADAVU (1-2)
Session 15: ADAVUS - KUDITTA METTU ADAVU (3-4)
Session 16: ADAVUS - THATTUMETTADAVU (Theory), THATTUMETTADAVU (Theory)
Session 17: SOLLUKATTU - TALA, THA-KITA
Session 18: ADAVUS - THATTUMETTADAVU (CHATHURASHRAM), TALA (KHANDAM)
Session 19: SOLLUKATTU - THAKA-DHIMI, THAKA-THA-KITA
Session 20: ADAVUS - THATTUMETTADAVU (MISHRAM), TALA
Session 21: SOLLUKATTU - THAKA-DHIMI-THA-KITA
Session 22: ADAVUS - THATTMETTADAVU (SANGEERNAM)
Session 23: SOLLUKATTU - THAKA-DHIMI-THAKA-THA-KITA
Session 24: ASSESSMENT - QUALIFYING TEST
Improved Concentration and Balance.
Vidhyalakshmi is a professional Bharatanatyam dancer and choreographer. She is a certified Bharatanatyam dancer. She has been teaching Bharatanatyam for more than 15 years.
She was awarded "Natya Ratna" in the year 2008. She has showcased her talent in many stages and sabhas like Chidambaram Natyanjali Festival", Thanjavur Chinnamelam Festival", "Semmozhi Manadu" etc.
Vidhyalakshmi is a lively and passionate individual excited to help others with her abilities. Her natural talent lies in relationship building and self-improvement. She is responsive, compassionate, flexible, and highly intuitive. With her charming character, she makes the session very interactive and fun.