Shweta Karthik, has learnt Kathak under the guidance of Guru Smt Nirupama and Shri Rajendra over 14years. She has been a Faculty of Kathak at Abhinava Dance School since 2008. Shweta also assumes the role of a Rehearsal Conductor for group and solo performances and Costume Coordinator for Abhinava dance company. As a part of Abhinava dance company, Shweta has toured and performed in various prestigious festivals across India.
Her learning includes Chari's and Karana's from the Natyashastra under the guidance of Guru Smt Nirupama Rajendra and master classes in Kathak under Dr. Maya Rao, Guru Padma Subramaniam and Guru Pt Birju Maharaj at the workshops conducted by Abhinava dance company. Shweta was commissioned from Abhinava dance company to choreograph huge thematic productions with 150-200 students for the Jain International School, Bangalore for which she won many accolades.
Shweta is a bachelor of Fine Arts from the Chitrakala Parishat,, Bangalore.