Artistic Director and Founder
Guru 'Kalashree' Sukanya Mahadevan has been teaching since 1997 and is a sought after dancer, teacher and choreographer. Her main motive in teaching Bharathanatyam is to pass this love for the art to her students so they can carry the torch forward and continue to maintain and grow this divine ancient art form and continue propagating it to the future generations. Please read more about her on the page dedicated to 'The Guru'.
We have 4 freelance teachers this year- 3 of them are student teachers and one assistant teacher, all teaching different Beginners level classes.
Assistant teacher - Jinu Thankappan
Junior teachers - Idaya Kumar, Iniya Kumar, Godha Pranathi
Beginner level technique teacher
Sandhya Mahadevan is a recent add to the Shishya roster. She focuses on teaching basic movement and technique using fun strategies, to our youngest members. She is currently attending the Pennington School and has recently completed her arangetram track at Shishya.