Founder of Bharathakshetra School of Dance and Music in India, Shri Jayan is an accomplished musician, dancer, choreographer and an excellent teacher of Indian dance and music. Along with his full-time involvement with his school in India, he works with special commissions for the local and national television in dance and theatre. Shri Jayan has been working as resident musician, guest choreographer, dancer and martial artist with Dance ihayami, uk from 2005. He has been teaching master classes in various dance forms, as well as music and martial arts.
‘Bharatham’ is Bharathakshetra’s own dance group resident in Thiruvananthapuram. The group along with different teachers from various art forms works closely in training and choreography. The group formerly performed all over India and has been presented on TV for various events. Bharatham has been formed in 2011 with some new faces and also dancers who were in Bharathakshetra for many years. The group gives young dancers from any discipline of dance ( folk, classical,cinematic,western ) the opportunity to improve their dance skills, explore collaborations with other art forms, work different choreographers, learning new moves and being creative.
KATHAKALI ‘N’ CLUB
A Kathakali club has been organised for performances and as a forum for discussion. The public with interest in
the field of Kathakali is invited to this event, hosted at the premises of BharathaKshetra once a month.