Kala Academy

keeping tradition alive

est. 1998

​​​​​Affiliated with:  Prayag Sangeet Samiti,  Allahabad, India

​​​​​​​​​Upcoming Event:   Caring Hands  August 25, 2018 in Burbank, CA

Recent Events:

  • ​Performance  @  The Arboretum  (March 24, 2018)

  • Nritya Sandya X  March 3, 2018   (Academy's 20th Year  Celebration)​

  • Performance  @  HTHF  Pasadena, CA  February 10, 2018

  • Open House November 19, 2017​​

Los Angeles, CA


feel the rhythm

Nestled inSan Fernando Valley of LOS ANGELES, Kathak Kala Academy was founded by the visionary artist and teacher Rachana Upadhyay.  The aim of the academy is to promote Kathak as the premiere form of  Indian Classical dance in Southern California. Established in 1998, it was one of  the first Kathak academies exclusively focused on Kathak in Los Amgeles area.

About the Academy: