Ramya S. Kapadia

Ramya S. Kapadia is a Bharatanatyam dancer & choreographer, and a Carnatic vocalist & composer (South Indian classical dance & music forms). Ramya has toured all over the United States & abroad to present solo & group works. Ramya works with artists, scientists and scholars, who all share her belief that art can and should tell stories that move audiences to becoming compassionate human beings. ARTS-CURRICULUM INTEGRATION: (DANCE) (STORYTELLING) (CULTURE) (LANGUAGE ARTS)


GRADES: Pre-K K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Bharatanatyam – Expression through Movement & Mime

To be human means to be able to express oneself- a key aspect of Bharatanatyam, (a 2000 year old classical dance form of South India). We will learn stories that have lessons on life through movement & mime.

Max Participants: 200

Duration: 60 minutes

Special Requirements: Dance floor/stage/ non-carpeted floor, Mic with a stand to speak into, PA system to play music off a laptop. If possible, projector

Single Performance Fee- $500.00
Two Performances Fee- $875.00

GRADES: Pre-K K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Self Expression through Bharatanatyam Dance, Movement & Mime

Learn about life and self-expression through the 2000 year old dance language of Bharatanatyam (a classical dance form of South India) 2 days needed for residency (minimum).

Max Participants: 25

Duration: 60 minutes, 2 days needed for residency (minimum).

Special Requirements:
Non carpeted floor/dance studio, PA system for music, 1 or 2 volunteers to help supervise/hand out materials

Fee: Ramya Kapadia Residency Pricing