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‘He did not dance for the audience. He did not dance for appreciation. He did not dance for the music. He danced only for himself… He had opened himself and the dance had come to him.’

– Amish, Immortals of Meluha

Sanskruti students performance

We take our name from the Sanskrit word Sanskruti, which means culture. We are based and operate from within Cambridge and the surround region.

Teaching: Sanskruti School of Dance offers regular classes in Bharatanatyam, Odissi, Bollywood dance, Carnatic Vocals and the Veena

Creating:  Sanskruti Dance professionally creates new choreographic work using the vocabulary of South Asian dance and music

Outreach: We raise awareness of South Asian art forms using workshops and performances in varied venues and for different occasions; schools, museums, hospitals, libraries, cultural festivals and private events.










Upcoming Events

  • Cambridge Asian Mela 2017

    Sanskruti proudly presents Asian Mela at the Cambridge Big Weekend Festival 2017! This year Cambridge Live has commissioned Sanskruti to organise the Asian Mela. Come and join us in the world of Indian dance, [...]

  • Bharatanatyam Workshop with Guru. Padma Murali

    Krishna's dance Guru Smt. Padma Murali will be visiting Cambridge from 2nd to 3rd July. This is a one time opportunity for Bharatanatyam dancers to learn the nuances of the art form from a [...]

  • ‘Savitri: Narratives of the Heart’ by Janani Murali

    Janani Murali, an accomplished Bharatanatyam dancer presents "Savitri: Narratives of the Heart" at Parkside Community College Auditorium, Cambridge on Saturday, 1st July, 2017, 6pm-7pm. Tickets at £6 and £4 (for children below 12 years). Book [...]

Past Events

  • 10th Year Celebrations: Shakti- Four Faces of the Goddess

    Join us for our 10 year celebrations at Cambridge Junction (www.junction.co.uk) on Saturday, 21st Jan 2017 with our vibrant new home production 'Shakti: Four Faces of the Goddess' featuring Bharatanatyam, Odissi, Bollywood dance with [...]

  • 10th Year Celebrations: Apple ‘n’ Spice by Sanskruti Dance

    Join us for our 10 year celebrations at Cambridge Junction (www.junction.co.uk) on Saturday, 21st Jan 2017. We launch Sanskruti Dance, a professional dance company with their newly created work Apple 'n' Spice. Venue: Cambridge Junction, Clifton [...]

  • Sanskruti Open Day 2016

    Come meet the teachers at Sanskruti School of Dance as a part of the school's Open Day on Saturday, 3rd September at Parkside Community College, Parkside, Cambridge, CB1 1EH This is a great opportunity [...]