The Dhananjayans' Dance Academy Bharata Kalanjali Celebrates Their Golden Jubilee
October 2, 2018: Bharata Kalanjali (BK), the dance academy run by
the legendary dance couple VP Dhananjayan and Shantha Dhananjayan
celebrated their golden jubilee "Swarna Samarohanam" today at Sir
Venkata Subba Rao Auditorum, Chennai.
It was a day-long celebration of "Natya" with several Bharata Kalanjali
alumni and students presenting solo and group performances.
"Nritya Tarangini" a special dance production presented by the Bharata
Kalanjali alumni and students showcased the journey of the dance school
in these 50 years. This was followed by an award ceremony where
musicians, dancers, technicians and make-up artists, who have been part
of the BK family, were recognized for their contribution to BK's journey
and the performing arts.
Veteran exponent to for Bharatnatyam Vyjayanthi Mala Bali and Former
Minster for Education and Cultural Affairs (Kerala), MA Baby were the
guests of honour for the evening.