Stage Production

Take a glimpse into the world of Abhinava’s magical productions.
Familiarity with classical art is not a prerequisite to enjoy Abhinava’s shows. Our universal approach and skilful communication through music, dance and language coupled with our unique presentation techniques makes the Abhinava experience accessible and enjoyable to all.
  • Running Time : 14 Minutes
    Performers : Abhinava Dance Company
    Availability : Currently available
    Premiere : june 2009 at Leisceter UK
    Supporting Crew : 1 lighting operator and 1 wardrobe crew
  • Running Time : 11 Minutes
    Performers : Nirupama - Rajendra
    Availability : Currently available
    Premiere :
    Supporting Crew : 1 Lighting Operator, 1 Wardrobe crew
  • Running Time : 20 Minutes
    Performers : Nirupama – Rajendra and Abhinava Dance Company.
    Availability : Currently available
    Premiere : Leister UK in 2009
    Supporting Crew : 1 Lighting Operator, 1 Wardrobe crew

Special Events

TEDx - Connecting Cultures :

Nirupama and Rajendra shared their ideas of explorations of dance through exciting demonstrations, vocal recitation and video excerpts of their work at TED talks.


The Orion Mall at Bangalore was brimming with 3000 happy faces as the Abhinava Dance Company presented an open house sharing of dance rehearsals.

Under The Culture Tree

Under the Culture Tree - ADC’s unique studio space
Several experiences, programs & interactions with eminent personalities, gurus & dignitaries are conducted under the realm of art.

Workshop 2017 - Pandit. Birju Maharaj :

King of Kathak - Pandit. Birju Maharaj along with Saswathi Sen conducted a unique workshop for dancers at ADC.

US Ambassador Visit :

Nirupama & Rajendra along with the ensemble presented a special performance " Samarpan" featuring two styles of classical dance - Bharathanatyam & Kathak for The Ambassador of United States of America Nancy Powell along with the US Consul General Jennifer McIntyre, to mark the American Independence Celebrations.

Wall of Fame

  • Dr. Padma Subrahmanyam with B.Jayashree
  • Chitraranga - by Shatavadhani Dr. R Ganesh
  • Guru Smt.Kumudini Lakhia
  • Students from Fox school of business, Temple University
  • Interactive session with Shri.Dhananjayan and smt.Shanta Dhananjayan
  • Priya Sisters
  • Workshop by Dhananjayans
  • Our Musicians - Ustad Fiyaz Khan, Praveen D Rao,Varijashree,Gurumurthy Vaidya,Anusha & Pooja
  • Shekhar Kapoor at our studio
  • MBA Students from Philedelphia
  • Smt.Jayanthi Kumaresh
  • Kathak Workshop by Pandit.Birju Maharaj and Saswathi Sen
  • Ashim Bhando Bhattacharjee
  • Kathak workshop by Dr.Maya Rao
  • Bob Hoekstra from Philips
  • Dr.Maya Rao
  • A.R. Rahman watching our rehearsal at the studio
  • A.R.Rahman at 'ABHIJNA' - 20 years celebration of Abhinava dance company
  • Workshop for students from Fox School of Business,Temple university
  • Workshop by Smt.Kumudini Lakhia
  • Workshop by Dr.Padma Subrahmanyam
  • Guru Smt.Sundari Santanam
  • US Ambassador visit to our studio
  • US Ambassador Nancy Powell


Professional dancers & master practitioners share their expertise with the students & invited audience at the Studio.

Smt.Rama Bharadhwaj :

Smt.Rama Bharadhwaj presented 'Mitra' a solo Bharathanatyam concert at Abhinava dance company.

Mantap Prabhakar Upadhya :

Shri.Mantap Prabhakar Upadhya presented 'Moha Menake' a Yakshagana concert along with his team during Upasana 2016.


ADC has offered over 300 concerts at National & International conferences, launch events, award ceremonies and other celebrations of various corporate houses.