Sri Vaishnavi Kuchipudi Nritya Kala Niketan is honoring S Siva Raju, a young Kuchipudi exponent, on 29th June, at Sri Thyagaraja Gana Sabha. On this occasion the organization is organizing a Kuchipudi dance program by his disciples. The program will consist of 6 items as under:
Siva Raju is a disciple of Pasumarthi Seshubabu, and a diploma holder in Kuchipudi and folk dance forms. He has been performing Kuchipudi for over a decade, and has won many awards, including the prestigious national scholarship for Kuchipudi. He has been training students in Kuchipudi and folk dance forms for the past 5 years.
The chief guests for the program are Padmabushan Dr. C Narayana Raddy; P V Ranga Rao, ex-education minister; Nritya Sundara Siromani Mahankali Mohan, and Kala Venkata Deekshitulu, president of Sri Thyagaraja Gana Sabha.
Sri Vaishnavi Kuchipudi Nritya Kala Niketan came into existence in 1990, and has since then organized more than 75 programs, and encouraged many upcoming artistes. Please contact J V Rajesh on 98480-13433/2767-7627 for further details.