Smaran Dance Festival- 2015 Highlights

Smaran Dance Festival- 2014 Highlights

Smaran Dance Festival- 2017 Highlights

With the growing popularity of various Indian Classical Dance Forms, we find numerous gifted and able dancers all over the world. In an effort to provide a platform for such young dancers, to showcase their dexterity, Director and Founder of Smaran Performing Arts, Smt. Vidyalatha Jeerage, launched Smaran Dance Festival.

 

Smaran Dance Festival was first organized in September 2014 in San Francisco Bay Area, California. SDF is a unique platform in Bay Area that aims at encouraging and providing more opportunities to a lot of young adept dancers in different genres like Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi, Kathak, Odissi and other art forms of India.  

 

This platform is open to any/all proficient dancers who have completed “Arangetram” (Rangapravesam). All the entries are carefully evaluated by a panel of expert artists in the respective genres. And every year 2-4 amazing dancers will be chosen to perform solo at the festival.

Keerthana Yellapragada (SDF-2019)
Keerthana Yellapragada (SDF-2019)
press to zoom
Surya Ravi (SDF-2019)
Surya Ravi (SDF-2019)
press to zoom
Vrushali Mundhe (SDF-2019)
Vrushali Mundhe (SDF-2019)
press to zoom
Manasi Madhusmita (SDF-2019)
Manasi Madhusmita (SDF-2019)
press to zoom
Bhairavi Nedungadi (SDF-2019)
Bhairavi Nedungadi (SDF-2019)
press to zoom
Pranavi Chamarthi (SDF-2017)
Pranavi Chamarthi (SDF-2017)
press to zoom
Manasi Joshi (SDF-2017)
Manasi Joshi (SDF-2017)
press to zoom
Sharanya Mukhopadyay (SDF-2017)
Sharanya Mukhopadyay (SDF-2017)
press to zoom
Sharanya Varma (SDF-2017)
Sharanya Varma (SDF-2017)
press to zoom
Anvitha Pillati(SDF-2016)
Anvitha Pillati(SDF-2016)

Kuchipudi

press to zoom
Suprita Trilok(SDF-2016)
Suprita Trilok(SDF-2016)

Odissi

press to zoom
Lalli Venkat (SDF-2016)
Lalli Venkat (SDF-2016)

Bharatanatyam

press to zoom
Meghana & Antara Rao
Meghana & Antara Rao

Kathak

press to zoom
Divija Bhimaraju (SDF-2015)
Divija Bhimaraju (SDF-2015)

Kuchipudi

press to zoom
Jeevika Bhat (SDF-2015)
Jeevika Bhat (SDF-2015)

Odissi

press to zoom
Supriya Sasikumar (SDF-2015)
Supriya Sasikumar (SDF-2015)

Mohiniyattam

press to zoom
Meena Vemuri (SDF-2015)
Meena Vemuri (SDF-2015)

Kuchipudi

press to zoom
Archana Raja (SDF-2015)
Archana Raja (SDF-2015)

Bharatanatyam

press to zoom
Swathi Ramesh (SDF-2014)
Swathi Ramesh (SDF-2014)

Bharatanatyam

press to zoom
Vinay Srinivasan (SDF-2014)
Vinay Srinivasan (SDF-2014)

Bharatanatyam

press to zoom

Celebrity Guest Artists

Harinie Jeevitha (SDF-2017)
Harinie Jeevitha (SDF-2017)
press to zoom
Rukmini Vijayakumar ( SDF-2016)
Rukmini Vijayakumar ( SDF-2016)

Bharatanatyam

press to zoom
Indira Kadambi (SDF-2015)
Indira Kadambi (SDF-2015)

Bharatanatyam

press to zoom
Dr. Sanjay Shantaram ( SDF-2014)
Dr. Sanjay Shantaram ( SDF-2014)

Kuchipudi

press to zoom