Bharatanatyam is the most widely known within India and abroad. It is the classical dance style native to southern India, particularly the state of Tamil Nadu...more


Mohiniyattam, also spelled Mohiniattam, is one of the eight classical dances of India that developed and remain popular in the state of Kerala. The other classical dance form from Kerala is Kathakali. Mohiniyattam dance gets its name from the word Mohini...more


Kuchipudi is one of the eight major Indian classical dances. It originated in a village named Kuchipudi in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.....more

Cinematic Dance

From the earliest moments of known human history, dance accompanied ancient rituals, spiritual gatherings and social events...more


Bollywood dance originated in India, around Bombay, in the 20th century and is dancingthat we now see in Indian films. By the 1980s Bollywood started to incorporate Western dance styles such as Hip...more

Freestyle and Contemporary

The world "contemporary dance" referred to the movement of new dancers who did not want to follow strict classical ballet and lyrical dance forms, but instead wanted to explore...more