Sri Abiramy Dance Academy is a leading performing arts organization in Ontario with students in Toronto, Mississauga and Waterloo. The organization was formed in 1995 by Smt. SenthilSelvi Sureswaran, who is the artistic and managing director of the organization. Sri Abiramy Dance Academy  is created to preserve and spread South Indian classical Dance among fellow Canadians and to help build a cultural mosaic in the province of Ontario.

Sahil Khan is a celebrity Indian Flautist from Canada, who has played for over 100 albums and performed with several acclaimed Bollywood artists. His recent performances include world-class venues in Canada, United States, India, Europe and Middle East. He has a very prominent presence on YouTube with his individual flute covers reaching over 2 million views. He has also collaborated with renowned YouTube artists such as Aakash Gandhi, Jonita Gandhi and Shirley Setia to name a few. One of his significant collaborations, Pani Da Rang has been viewed more than 4 million times. His other collaborations include working with Coke studio artists such as the fusion band Josh and electro fusion artist Karsh Kale.

Symphony Orchestra. Indo-Canada Arts Council collaborates with Canada’s most talented and prolific musician and music conductor Raman Kant. More than 50 musicians and accompanying chorus perform the evolution of Indian music. In todays digital world of music it is really very hard to listen to live and genuine music and as per the mandate of Indo-Canada Arts Council to promote local talent and bring the peoples choice and select artists from India to perform together. This performance is our first major step towards the long journey. These musicians have rehearsed  and practised for numerous nights and weekends to take you on musical journey from 50’s era to present times.
SHIAMAK TORONTO DANCE TEAM Representing the biggest Bollywood Dance Academy in the world, the SHIAMAK Toronto Dance team consists of some of the brightest and most promising talent in the GTA. Handpicked by Shiamak Davar himself, they have made their mark all over Ontario with power packed performances that explode with energy and keep the audiences wanting more and more! The SHIAMAK Toronto dance team has performed at shows such as the IIFA Awards, Just for Laughs, Toronto International Film Festival, TOIFA awards, as well as performed alongside Shahrukh Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Ranveer Singh, Jermaine Jackson and more. Recently, they have had the honor to perform for both the Prime Ministers of India and Canada – Mr. Narendra Modi and Mr. Stephen Harper. They have also been involved in various corporate shows for TREWO Health Mela, CIBC, Amway, GM Motors, Trillum Health Partners, Best Western and more.
PREMAL NAIK Singer/Performer, Show Organizer, Music Teacher, President of Sur Prem Entertainers Inc. Premal is a classically (Hindustani – Vocal) trained versatile singer with a beautiful voice. She started singing in public at a very young age and won various competitions including National level youth festival competition in India. She performs in many genres including Hindi Bollywood Film Songs, Gujarati (occasionally Punjabi) Folk Songs, Bhajans and Ghazals and conducts shows including ticketed shows, community events and competitions.  Premal got trained in Classical/Light Music- Vocal 1985 to 1990 from Dr. Minal Pathak, Vadodara, 1991 to 1994 in Ahmedabad from Saptak School Of Music, Shri Sudhir Khandekar and Hindustani Classical Music – Vocal –  1995 to 2002 in Mumbai from Smt. Shampa Pakrashi. She performs at various events, festivals, private and corporate parties, fund-raisers etc. and has performed at various Canadian cities such as Montreal, Ottawa, Windsor, London (ON), Kitchener, Barrie, Saskatoon to name a few since 2002. 
Diwali Celebration Potrayal
Diwali has been celebrated for ages in India and annual celebrations are held each year all over the world with great flourish, enthusiasm and gaiety. Traditionally believed to be a a festival of wealth and prosperity, it is amazing to see how Diwali has become an occasion for all Indians irrespective of the different state, status and castes. This presentation is an attempt to showcase how Diwali is celebrated in different styles in various regions and states of India. This presentation has been put together by the members of the community themselves.
Choreographer and Artistic Director Jenani Kumar- Jenani Kumar is a renowned Bharatha Natya teacher in the South Asian Community. She started her extensive training under the tutelage of Narthana Virthaki Smt. Padmini Anand. Along with Bharathanatyam, Jenani Kumar has also been a part of countless Dance Drama’s taking lead roles. Out of passion for Bharatha Natyam, she had founded the Shilompoli Shethra Dance Academy in Canada in the year 1994 with the intention of sharing her knowledge with dedicated students from various backgrounds. Jenani Kumar has also held workshops at the Dindugal University based on the Astha Vitha Nayaki’s and Navarasam. Last year, Jenani Kumar successfully completed the dance drama, “Seetha Kalyanam,” with over 100 students taking part. She has also had the opportunity to work with, “ Kalaimamani,” Zakir Hussain, Prof. O. Muthaiah, late Prof. Narayanaswamy and Prof. Vasunthra Thomas of Kalakshethra. Jenani Kumar’s devotion and contributions had been recognized as she had been bestowed with the titles of “Sathangai narthaki, “Bharathakala vidthagar,” Nadana Sundari”, and “Natyasironmani.”

Neeti Dream N Dance has been performing for over 3 years in India and 10 years here in Ontario. NDD is an exploration and expression of the themes of time and memory through contemporary dance, in an attempt to define them in beautiful steps. With an aim to provide quality dance training and making dance available to all, Neeti Dream N Dance classes run throughout the year at multiple locations for students from ages four to older adults providing them with training in various styles by Aradhana’s expert faculty.

Nritya Kala Mandir, literally translated as “Temple for Dance”, is a school for committed budding artists to learn for excellence and to practice for perfection in order to express their devotion to dance. It was a dream by Kanan Bhatt, the Founder Director, to bring ethnic dance to every individual who had inclination, interest and passion for the art forms and thus to keep the ethnic culture alive into the hearts of younger generations. This aspiration accompanied by the dedication for dance led Kanan to start mentoring dance enthusiasts in Bharat Natyam, Indian classical dance form, thus laying the foundation of Nritya Kala Mandir, initially in Ahmedabad, India in 1987 and later in Toronto, Canada in 2001.  At present, Nritya Kala Mandir trains young students at four locations across GTA.

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