Dancer Amy Kumar brings collectively 14 girls to share their journey of success beneath the sequence ‘Ladies of Substance’
Hyderabad-based Kuchipudi dancer Amy Kumar is holding a web based dialog sequence titled ‘Ladies of Substance’, bringing collectively girls from varied fields. The sequence, which started on September 12, will run by means of the month (each Saturday and Sunday) on her Instagram deal with (amykumar57).
“The sequence is an occasion to convey to gentle inspiring tales of 14 girls of substance who’ve achieved success by passionately doing what they do,” says Amy and provides, “We’ve got a photographer, musician, postdoc in most cancers biology, company chief — folks from varied fields I am related to.”
The primary episode of ‘Ladies of Substance’ featured the US-based trainer and social media influencer Eliza Keyton, also referred to as ‘Eli Kutty’ due to her love for the Malayalam language. This was adopted by Anita Peter, Mohiniyattam dancer, founding father of Lasya Drutha. Different friends within the sequence embody girls from the sector of dance, music, science, analysis and company world.
The sequence was initiated in 2005 by Amy’s dad and mom, a cause why she says, it’s near her coronary heart, “My dad and mom began the organisation ‘Prerana Pratibha’ in 2005 noticing my curiosity in direction of Indian classical dance and music. The intent can be to advertise and encourage younger expertise. I began instructing on the age of 17 and there was no turning again since then.”
Whereas dance is her ardour, Amy has at all times been a scholar of science. She did her Bachelors in Microbiology, Biochemistry and Chemistry from St. Francis Diploma School for ladies adopted by a Masters in Biomedical Genetics from VIT Vellore. She then labored as a Venture Junior Analysis Fellow at CCMB Hyderabad earlier than transferring to Dr Reddy’s Laboratories the place she labored as a scientist. She’s at the moment working as a Deputy Supervisor at GVK BIO.
“I’ve at all times been fascinated by the world of science, due to my mom — a postdoc in Botany — and my dad an engineer who purchased me a microscope on the age of eight and at all times taught me the sensible points of issues. Dance was for my soul, whereas science was for my thoughts, for the longest time.
Within the coming weeks, ‘Ladies of Substance’ will function Pujita Krishna – Kuchipudi and Vilasini Natyam dancer, Founding father of Ft on Earth, author, trainer, Nenita Praveen, a performing artiste and founding father of Meenakshi arts studio and yoga trainer; Shriia a vocalist, music producer; Nayantara Nanda Kumar – Odissi dancer, environmentalist, founding father of Our Sacred House; Sandhya Kumaraswamy, affiliate director at Dr Reddy’s Laboratories; Abhimanika Yadav, winner of Mrs Universe 2017 and Mrs Asia Pacific Universe 2016, Abhinandana Kodanda, a Kuchipudi practitioner and creative director of Abhinandana Dance Academy; Kalpana Behara, expertise skilled (Google, Fb) and World head – Uber (digital advertising and marketing); Ashritha Vemuganti Nanduri , classical dancer, TV host and actor; Anupama Kylash, senior practitioner of Kuchipudi and Vilasini Natyam; Shweta Chanda, founder Plums & Bumps Pictures and Harsha Maheshwari, artist and director or Completely satisfied Hours Dance Place.