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“Choreographers are born not made”
An adage proved old fashioned by the Natya Institute of Kathak & Choreography (N.I.K.C.), Specially designed to nurture the creative abilities of students N.I.K.C. has designed a unique 3-year course that provides students the right atmosphere for them to make a mark as performers and choreographers of a high caliber. The faculty at the N.I.K.C. is made up of eminent artistes and experts from the field of dance, music, theatre, design and the allied arts.
Natya Institute of Kathak and Choreography was started in Delhi in 1964
with the co-operation of Padma Vibhushan Smt Kamala Devi Chattopadhya, under the aegis of the Bharthi Natya Sangh ( Indian Center of the ITI – International Theatres Institutions Trust – affiliated to UNESCO).
In 1987 at the behest of former Chief Minister, Shri Ramakrishna Hegde,
the Natya Institute of Kathak & Choreography (N.I.K.C.) was established in Bangalore with the assistance of the Government of Karnataka.
Since it’s inception the N.I.K.C. has been providing a forum for
dance education in India. It’s uniqueness lies is using traditional dance methodology alongside modern pedagogy techniques, keeping in pace
with the global trends in dance education
To create an institution for systematic training (of an International standard)
in dance and to therefore create a high standard in dance, dance presentation and dance education in India.
Prestigious organizations like the I.C.C.R., Ministry of External Affairs,
Dept of Culture, Ministry of H.R.D. Sangeet Natak Akademi recognize the pioneering contribution of the N.I.K.C. by recruiting the graduates
on teaching & choreography assignments internationally, according research and production grants, and fellowships to help the graduates
pursue their careers in dance theatre.
Fee: INR 800/- to 1,000/- per month