Kuchipudi Parampara Foundation presents Kuchipudi

Kuchipudi Parampara Foundation presents Kuchipudi

Ticket Price: ₹ 400
Director:Kuchipudi Parampara Foundation
Presented By:Kuchipudi Parampara Foundation Kuchipudi Dance Duo Deepa Sashindran & Rekha Satish
Location:Jagriti Theatre, Whitefield, Bangalore, Ramagondanahalli, Varthur Road, Bangalore, Karnataka 560066, India
Event Date & Time
Tue-29-Sep | 08:00 PM

Both are Founders and creative directors of Kuchipudi Parampara Foundation a Non Profit Trust that has been envisaged with intent to propagate and promote the Kuchipudi form of classical dance. The Foundation is presently offering systematic training, master classes in Bangalore and Calicut to bring forth artists of high calibre

Deepa & Rekha will be presenting authentic Kuchipudi choreographies of legendary Kuchipudi Guru Late Padmabhushan Vempati Chinna Satyam and of his son Vempati Ravi Shankar.

Deepa Sashindran-Kuchipudi dancer, Teacher, Choreographer, Art motivator & entrepreneur mastered the art form for more than 3 decades under guru the renowned Kuchipudi exponent. Manju Barggavee since the age of 8 as her prime disciple and currently being mentored on new innovations by Guru Vempati Ravi Shankar. She is a thinking Artist with creative organisational abilities and has received lot of accolades for her vivacious solo/ensemble dance technique, spellbound performances and natural charm for the Kuchipudi idiom in various prestigious festivals of India and abroad. Deepa is also a Human Resources Specialist in Software industry for last decade and currently an Entrepreneur in Human Capital Management Services and owns the company Karma Kreators.
Rekha Satish- Kuchipudi dancer, Teacher, Choreographer, yoga exponent mastered the art from for more than 3 decades beginning under guru Lakshmi Rajamani followed by intensive training at Kuchipudi Art Academy Chennai under Kuchipudi doyen Guru Vempati Chinna Satyam and further pursued with Guru Manju Barggavee and now being mentored on new innovations by Guru Vempati Ravi Shankar. Rekha has performed extensively in India and Abroad both as Soloist and Group productions of her Gurus in prestigious dance festivals. She was also a Human Resources Specialist in Software Industry with companies like Oracle, HCL, Emc quit to pursue her passion dance & yoga.


Jagriti is a Performance Arts space dedicated to Theatre, Music, Dance and Comedy. Founded in 2011 by Arundhati and Jagdish Raja, the space has hosted several productions from India and around the world. A 200-seat theatre, built around a full-thrust stage, it is fully equipped to cater to both artistes and audience. The main stage is designed for intimate performances, with adjoining spaces for informal lectures and gatherings, and an attached restaurant- 'The Fat Chef'. Jagriti is owned and operated by the not-for-profit ART Foundation, a registered charitable trust.

The Rooftop - above the main auditorium is an open-to-sky space with a staging area that can accommodate about 50 people. A raised and walled off platform can work as a perfect area for puppet theatre. The Rooftop has a restroom and a pantry. 

The Terrace - alongside the auditorium, the Terrace can accommodate about 20 people as an informal gathering area.

Lumbini - extending out from the foyer, Lumbini has a stage and an open-to-sky terraced space for about 80 people.