Surabhi Bharadwaj

San Francisco, CA 

surabhi.m.bharadwaj@gmail.com

Punyah Dance Company, established in January 2013, is a Bangalore-based dynamic dance company founded under the stewardship of Sri Parshwanath Upadhye. The company's principal dancers are Shruti Upadhye, Sneha Devanandan, Preethi Bharadwaj, Matangi Prasan and Surabhi Bharadwaj.

Company's productions incorporate both the Margi technique - based on the Natya Sastra, (the oldest text on dramaturgy and the fine arts), as well as regional art forms of India including Bharatanatyam and Kalaripayattu. Approaching India's popular epics with a fresh and young perspective, Punyah hopes to entertain the art connoisseurs and ignite an affinity and regard for the world's oldest heritage and inspire them to learn and appreciate the classical art forms of India.

 

Our team of classically trained young artists, bring out the unique, impactful choreography with perfect execution, passion, and grace. Within a short span, Punyah Dance Company has earned laurels and won the hearts of classical connoisseurs, critics and general audience worldwide. 

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   PERFORMANCES:

 

  • Paryayotsava 2016, Udupi, KA India - January 20, 2016

  •  Laksha Deepotsava, Dharmastala, KA, India - December 10, 2015

  • SaptaVarna (seven colours) at Ancient Khandagiri and Udayagiri Caves, clours"SaptaVarna" (seven Bhuwaneshwar, Orissa- March 21, 2015

  • Varshada Harsha, Sanehalli, Chitradurga, India - kappanna, December 31, 2014

  • Kamana billu (Rainbow) A classical dance presentation for a Government official event at Vidhana Soudha, Bangalore - December 13, 2014.

  • Alva's Nudisiri, Moodbidri - December 5, 2014

  • Krishnapatnam Port, Guest of Honor Central Minister Sri Sadananda Gowda, Nellur, India - October 5, 2014

  • Art of Living, on the occasion of an interaction with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Guruji, National Games Village, Bangalore, India - August 15, 2014

  • The centenary birth celebration of Shri.Gopinath Das, Dayanad Sagar College, Bangalore, India - June 15, 2014

  • The 4th Naada Bindu Festival, Chinmaya Naada Bindu Gurukul, Kolvan, Pune India - May 25, 2014

  • Cultural exchange for foreign delegates at Krishna Patnam Port, Nellur, India - July 27, 2014

  • Production Antar Jina - Based on Pumpa's Adi Purana, Belgaum, Karnataka India - April 11, 2014

  • Brahmotsavam at Ranganatha Swamy temple, Rangbagh, Hyderabad, India - February 10, 2014

  • Nirantharam - National Music and Dance Festival organized by Sangeetha Sambhrama, Bangalore, India - January 25, 2014

  • 6th BIFF, Bangalore International Film Festival, Jnanajyoti Auditorium, Bangalore - December 26, 2013

  • 14th Kala Nadam 2013,  Festival of Music and Dance, Bangalore - November 21, 2013

  • Dance Jathre 2013, International Dance Fair, Freedom Park, Bangalore, India - November 16, 2013

  • Natyanjali's Natya Utsav 2013, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Chennai, India - October 18, 2013

  • Home Production, Shambho DVD Release, Bangalore, India - June 2, 2013

  • Lasya Dance Festival, Pilathara, Kannur, Kerala, India - May 25, 2013

  • Nritya Utsava, Brahmotsava Iskcon, Bangalore - April 30, 2013

  • Gudiya Sambhrama - the Bangalore temple festival, organized by Heritage nonprofit organization, Bangalore, India - March 1, 2013,

  • Eighth Drishti Dance Festival, Chowdaiah Memorial Hall, Bangalore, India - January 26, 2013,