Apoorva Rao

Mysore

Apoorva Rao

Mysore

> Started Learning Bharatanatyam at the age of 7 from Vidushi Smt. Pushpa Krishnamurthy and then came under the tutelege of Vidushi Smt Kripa Phadke.

> Got the Vidwat certificate in Bharatanatyam from Karnantaka Secondary Educational Board in 2010

> Did Arangetram in 2012

> A certified Environmental Engineer from Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysore in 2013

> Has played the main character in Rabindranath Tagore's Chitrangada

> Performed in Yuva Pratibhotsav, Mysore Dasara Festival and Yuva Dasara Etc,.

> Active participation in inter college compititions - VTU Fest, Annual Nritya Saptaha of Nrityagiri and many other dance productions like 'Vande Mataram', 'Karnataka Kala Deepthi', 'Madagada Kenchavva', 'Geetamruthaduhe Namaha' and 'Dasaru Kanda Gopi Krishna'

> Choreographed for Classical, Semi Classical and Contemporary dance forms for various projects

> Currently pursuing Masters in Bharatanatyam in Karnataka State Dr. Gangubai Hangal University of Music and Performing Arts, Mysore under Dr. Smt. Chetana Radhakrishna and Vidushi Smt Kripa Phadke as well as undergoing Kathak training from Vidushi Smt Nandini Eswer and Dr. Rohitha Eswer at RaasaVrunda School of Dance in Mysore

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