Chhau

The details to the certificate course are given below:-

  1. The classes will start from 01st November, 2022.  This is a Six-month Certificate Course with a Stage Performance.
  2. There will be up to 24 students in one class
  3. Certificate will be given to those students who have completed 6 months of classes with at least 75% of attendance, should have done a stage performance after the classes and should have passed the examination(written and theory) conducted after the classes.  
  4. The fee for one month is Rs.3800 plus GST i.e. Rs.4,484/- inclusive of GST per month.
  5. The syllabus or the curriculum for the classes is mentioned below.
  • Basic Exercises 
  • Pado-Chalona(Foot work)
  • Chale (walk of animal, Birds)
  • Body Balance 
  • Phori Khanda Ang Sanchalan (Martial Art Movements)
  • Bole Paran (Composition of Foot Work)
  • Dance Items (Devdushi and Yodhya)
  • Shield and Sword Fight (Khelo)
  1. The syllabus for the theory section is:
  • Counting of Talo
  • Knowledge of Basic Talo
  • History and Origin of Chhau Dance 
  • Knowledge of Rhythmic Structure of Chhau
  • Laya Prakar
  • Knowledge of the gestures used in Chhau
  1. How this art form is beneficial for the students
  • Building Stamina/Polishing body postures 
  • Strengthen your Core 
  • Developing body Flexibility 
  • Sword and Shield Fight
  • Body Meditation 
  • Body Balance

SAPAN KUMAR ACHARYA

Representing the fifth generation in a family of traditional performers who have significantly contributed in the evolution and development of Seraikella Chhau dance. He had his initial training under his Father Late Guru Lingaraj Acharya and later on from Late Guru Bikram kumbhakar (Phori khanda), Late Suru Mukhi and Mangla Mukhi (Dhol and Nagada).

The eclecticism in his own training has led him to develop a comprehensive system with which he has shaped his technique as a performer, teacher, and musician.

He is a science graduate from Ranchi University. He is recipient of junior fellowship from ministry of culture Government of India for the studies of the Akhada system in Seraikella Chhau. He has also been awarded senior fellowship from ministry of culture, Government of India for the studies of the milestone of Seraikella Chhau. Development of Seraikella Chhau is in the three phase’s pre-Akhada, Akhada and post Akhada system.

INTERNATIONAL PERMORMANCES 

  • Celebration for fifty years of Indian Independence at all over Japan in 1997 sponsored by I.C.C.R Government of India.
  • Participate in Indian Expo at Japan in 2005 Sponsored by Indian Council for cultural relations, Govt. of India.
  • Festival of India, Indo- Japan Friendship at all over Japan invited by NPO Society for promotion Indo-Japan Culture, Japan
  • Performed in Thailand, Burma, Malta, Greece, Holland, Germany, and France
  • Performed at Vietnam, Japan and Vladivostok (U.S.S.R) Sponsored by I.C.C.R (Govt. of India) New Delhi in 2009
  • Performed at South Korea in 2012 sponsored by ICH of South Korea
  • Performed at re-union island (France) and Mauritius in 2012, Ahinsa festival sponsored by I.C.C.R, New Delhi
  • Performed at Singapore in 2016.

Awarded with Kala Guru Samman 2019 by Kala Mandali, New Delhi. Got selected as the Empanelled artist of F.O.I., Ministry of Culture, Government of India.

Presently, working as a visiting faculty at Attakalari Movements of Arts, Bangalore, an Artistic Director of Acharya Chhau Nrutya Bichitra, Seraikella and Teaching at Triveni Kala Sangam, New Delhi. He is training students of both dance and theatre for the past 25 years.

Fee structure per month 

Tuition Fee :             3,800/-

GST @18%:                 684/-

Total Amount     :         4,484/-

Please note:

  1. Payment is to be made after filling the admission form.  
  2. Payment of tuition fees will be accepted only by crossed cheque (Payee’s A/c)/ NEFT/Net Banking/ or Demand Draft in the name of Triveni Kala Sangam School Account payable at New Delhi.
  3. Admission will be on first come, first served basis. 

 

Payment details 

1. Cheque in the name of “Triveni Kala Sangam School Account

2. NEFT/ Net Banking

Name: Triveni Kala Sangam School Account

Branch: Punjab National Bank , Tansen Marg, Mandi House, New Delhi 110001

Account No.: 0359018017379

IFSC Code: PUNB0035920

Class Schedule 

  • Duration : 1.5 hours, from 05:00pm to 06:30pm
  • Five classes a week (Monday to Friday) 
  • 20 classes per month  

The Classes are open for all. 

To enrol please fill the registration form : CLICK HERE