Class Levels ...
Children should be 5 years or older to enroll.
Lessons are offered to Adults as well.
Dancer is introduced to basic skills of Bharatanatyam such as
Hasthas (hand gesture)
At the end of this level students learn simple dances such as Pushpanjali & Allarippu,Kowuthwam.
Dancers scale up to strengthening the footwork. They are taught
Jathis & Korvai's (complex rythmic footwork)
They are introduced to learning items such as Shabdam, Jatiswaram& Keerthanam.
Dancers at this level learn complicated dances - Varnams & Thillana's which involve highly complicated foot work and Bhava (Emote) in order to portray a character or describe an emotion associated with the character.