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Roja Kannan’s dance academy is 30

Roja-Kannans-Bharatha-NatyalayaThe Chennai-based Academy of Dance and Music - Bharatha Natyalaya, run by senior Bharatanatyam dancer-guru Roja Kannan, will be celebrating its 30th anniversary on July 6 and 7 at Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet, Chennai.

On the first day, Roja Kannan and her disciples will showcase the choreographies of her late guru Adyar. K. Lakshman.

Dr. Umayalpuram K. Sivaraman is the chief guest on that day and Sudharani Raghupathy, Nandini Ramani and Anita Ratnam will be the guests of honour.

On July 7, 'Nrithyopacaram - The legacy Continues' is the themed production - Roja Kannan and her disciples will present her choreographies created over the past three decades.

Dr. Padma Subramanyam is the chief guest and Ranganayaki Jayaraman, V. P. Dhananjayan and Shanta Dhananjayan and Savithri Jagannatha Rao are the guests of honour.

The events are open to all.