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Welcome to Singapore’s premiere institution for Indian performing arts!

Established in 1952, the academy has passed several milestones over the years and established itself at the forefront of Indian performing arts in Singapore.

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Nrityalaya Aesthetics Society

Formerly known as Bhaskar’s Academy of Dance, Nrityalaya Aesthetics Society (NAS) is the dedicated teaching wing of Bhaskar’s Arts Academy.

The Society was founded by the late KP Bhaskar in India in the late 1940s. In 1952, he established it in Singapore and was later joined by his dancer wife, Santha Bhaskar.
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Recent Events

As a tribute to the late pioneer artist Santha Bhaskar, Marabu - Footprints of an Artist traces her journey from her humble origins in Kerala, India, to the blossoming of her career as a dancer and ch...


Aathma Arpanam

09 Oct 2022

In the final episode of this year's Prasaantham series, Company Dancer Malini Bhaskar presents Aathma Arpanam.


Aham Brahmaasmi

24 Sep 2022

An exploratory dance drama choreographed and performed by Odissi danseuse Indu Vijay, featuring Indo-contemporary dancer Shahrin Johry.