Dancejathre 2018

Dancejathre 2018

Fair Cultural Fair

Sat, Jan 27, 2018, 09:00 AM -  Sun, Jan 28, 2018, 08:30 PM

Contact details
Vyjayanthi Kashi
Organiser : Vyjayanthi Kashi
Location details
Shankaraa Foundation
Shreeshalya, Doddakalsandra Main Road,Kanakapura Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560062
Kanakapura Road
Bangalore - Karnataka
About us

dancejathre 2018 is here!

India’s unique dance fair is in town! 

The one-stop destination for all things related to dance. 


Organized by Shambhavi School of Dance, headed by Smt. Vyjayanthi Kashi:


The 7th edition of Dance Jathre introduces: A fashion show by renowned dancers, presenting:

’The evolution of the dance apparel’


What’s the wait for? Visit this two-day fair and explore the beauty of dance! 


May all your inhibitions melt away at this fun-filled weekend

Let your age be just a number. 

Participate in the array of activities we have lined up! 


From dawn to dusk you can:

-Find your beat and rediscover yourself in the variety of dance workshops by experts, in the fields of Indian Classical Dance, Kalaripayattu, Indian contemporary, Salsa, Folk, Hip-Hop and more.

-Quell your curious minds at our exhibitions and stalls and know all that you want to.

- Challenge yourself at dancejathre competitions
 Junior or Senior, group or solo - There’s a contest for each of you!

*Group Competitions are open to Dance institutions, Schools, Colleges and Corporates

* Winners of Group Senior Competitions get a chance to open the evening performances on the main stage

* Winners of Solo Senior Competitions get a chance to perform in our monthly concerts - Celebrate Dance Series!

* Teams winning the 1st place in Group Senior and Group Junior Category also win a cash prize of Rs 6,000 and Rs 4,000 respectively.

* Winners of all categories are awarded with mementos

* Certificate of Participation is given to all participants

-Don’t miss out on the scintillating performances of famous artistes from all over the country. 


At this culmination of art forms, performers, and dance enthusiasts, you can be part of a whole new world in itself.
A novice or a stalwart, there’s definitely something in it for you. 


27th January 2018

WORKSHOPS (10:30 am – 5:30 pm)

10:30 am – 11:30 am
Nriitta in Bharatanatyam  by Smt. Padmini Ravi, Bengaluru  
11:30 am– 12:30 pm 
Contemporary by Mr. Karthik Tantri, Bengaluru
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm 
Odissi by Sri. Ratikant Mohapatra, Bhuvaneshwar

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm 
Karanas by Dr. Shobha Shashidhar, Bengaluru
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Navarasas   in Rhythms & Dance by Drums Arun Kumar and Smt. Vyjayanthi Kashi Bengaluru 
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm 
Hip Hop by Ms. Chandini Subbaiah, Bengaluru

COMPETITIONS (10:30 am – 5:30 pm)

10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Group Competitions – Junior Category
2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Group Competitions – Senior Category

PERFORMANCES (6:00 pm – 8:30 pm)

6:00 pm – 6:30 pm

 Laya Laasya Lahari by Venkatesha Natya Mandir of Guru Radha Sridhar, Bengaluru 
6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Hridaybhavna based on Uday Shankar’s Gharana by Hritaal Dance Centre, Kolkatta
7:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Odissi by Guru Ratikant Mohapatra & Srjan, Bhuvaneshwar
7:45 pm – 8:30 pm
Fashion Show based on improvisations in dance costumes by dancers from Bengaluru


28th January 2018

WORKSHOPS (10:30 am – 5:30 pm)

10:30 am – 11:30 am
Kathak by Pt. Rajendra Gangani, New Delhi
11:30 am– 12:30 pm 
Kalaripayattu by Mr. Raam Kumar, Trivandrum
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm 
Male characters in Bharatanatyam by Sri Deepak Mazumdar, Mumbai   

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm 
Folk by Mrs. Sneha Kapanna, Bengaluru
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Asta Nayikas  by Dr. Shrividya Muralidhar, Mangalore 
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm 
Zumba by Ms. Ragini Chandran, Bengaluru

COMPETITIONS (10:30 am – 5:30 pm)

10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Solo Competitions – Junior Category
2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Solo Competitions – Senior Category

PERFORMANCES (6:00 pm – 8:30 pm)

6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Performances by winning teams of Group Competitions
6:35 pm – 7:15 pm
Dharmaayana by Vyjayanthi Kashi & Shambhavi Dance Ensemble, Bengaluru
7:20 pm –8:05pm Kathak Katha by Pt. Rajendra Gangani & Group, New Delhi by Guru

8:10 pm – 8:45 pm
Nrutyollasa by Sri.P.Praveen Kumar & Chithkala Ensemble, Bengaluru 



Come join us on the 27th and 28th of January 2018,

At Shankara Foundation:


Just a stones-throw away from the Yelachanahalli Metro station- Kanakpura Road.

You can almost dance your way in! 



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