For Indian Classical Performing Arts
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Indian Dance and Music Classes

Nupur Academy offers group and private instruction in Kathak dance, vocals, tabla and harmonium under the guidance of Guru Prachi Dixit and esteemed Visiting Artists.

Classes are open to all ages, including beginners classes for children to adults; intermediate and advanced training. The school’s main location is in Torrance, California, with satellite instruction throughout the greater Los Angeles area, including Santa Monica and Cerritos.


In addition to regular classes, the Visiting Artist program brings the new generation of Indian Classical Artists to the US to train and perform with our students. This program includes workshops and special presentations by the artists, in addition to the Artists in Residence program in which students attend regular classes with the artists over a period of several months.

Yearly exams are offered toward the attainment of Degrees in Dance and Music.

Class Schedules

For a complete list of our classes in Kathak danceIndian vocal music and singing lessons, tabla and harmonium, please see our Class Schedule.

Upcoming Events

Please see our Upcoming Events listings.

Indian Classical Performing Arts

Dance and musical performances are a key aspect of training at Nupur Academy. Our students experience the in-depth aspects of the Indian Classical Performing arts at annual performances in the Los Angeles area and through our performances in India.

Our Mission

• Develop the next generation of Indian Classical Artists in the Los Angeles area

• Promote the new generation of Fine Artists from India and utilize their talents to train our students

• Provide an advanced Curriculum in Kathak Dance and Indian Classical Music

• Award Degrees in Kathak Dance and Indian Classical Music

• Preserve the Indian Classical Arts and Culture

• Represent Indian Culture to the Greater Los Angeles Area

• Enhance family values and family bonds