Indian Classical Dance School



Newsday Article: "Teaching the Intricacies of Indian Dance," Jan. 17, 2013

Guru Kamala and her students are interviewed at the home of Sridevan Krishnaswamy in Port Jefferson, Long Island, NY. read more»


Kamala Lakshman to Perform in NY on Nov 24 - Indian Express

Kamala Lakshmi Narayan, at age 78, and her students to perform a dance drama based on the Indian epic Ramayana entitled "Jaya Jaya Sree Rama!" The drama is in the Bharatha Natyam, Kathak, Kuchipudi and Odissi dance styles. Nov. 24, 2012 at 3:30pm at P.S. 115 Auditorium, 80-51 261st Street, Floral Park (Queens), NY 11004. read more»


Award ceremony for Guru Kamala in Washington DC - Aug 24, 2010

NEA National Heritage Fellowships Award function held in Washington DC on 10/24/2010. Please Click here to see the function concert. Please fast forward to 50 min to watch Guru Kamala's interview and the students dance performance.


Arts Fellowship 2010 Award

Kamala Lakshmi Narayanan has been awarded the National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship 2010 in the Traditional and Folk Arts more»


Kamala The Dancer by

A Lotus That Sprouted A Thousand Petals Kamala Narayan, famous Bharatanatyam artist, is being honoured with a special award by the Music Academy, Chennai, on the occasion of the platinum jubilee of the Academy's music conferences. Reproduced below are passages from a special feature on Kamala earlier published in Sruti. read more»


She danced her way to stardom by The Hindu

Cute and charming, "Baby" Kamala enthralled audiences with her dancing skills from the tender age of four. She went on to become a leading Bharathanatyam dancer, lending dignity to the profession. A profile of the artiste who was honoured recently. read more»