Madhavi performs regularly in the Ann Arbor area, in both solo and group performances, and her students perform a recital each spring. She also presents lecture demonstrations and regularly facilitates Moving Melodies workshops. Come to the next performance!

Kirtan Dance workshops take place regularly throughout the year. Contact Madhavi for details. 


Upcoming performances and events:

May/June 2018: Sadhana Dance Studio spring recital, Ann Arbor, MI (date TBD)


Past performances and events (selected)
:

Kirtan Dance workshop at Yoga Fest, Song of the Morning Retreat, Vanderbilt, MI (July 2017)

Sadhana Dance Theater performance at the Amma Center of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (July 2017)

Sadhana Dance Theater performance and fundraiser at Freedom House, Detroit, MI (June 2017)

Kirtan Dance workshop at Yoga Fest, Song of the Morning Retreat, Vanderbilt, MI (July 2016)

Arts and Ideas of Modern South and Southeast Asia
, University of Michigan Residential College, Ann Arbor, MI (February 2016)

Kirtan Dance workshop at Yoga Fest, Song of the Morning Retreat, Vanderbilt, MI (July 2015)

Sadhana Dance Theater performance at Liberty Fest, Canton, MI (July 2015)

Monthly Kirtan Dance workshops, Sadhana Studio, Ann Arbor, MI (September 2014 - present)

Regular Moving Melodies workshops at Glacier Hills Senior Living Center in Ann Arbor, MI and American House Carpenter Senior Living in Ypsilanti, MI (January 2013 - present)


Lecture demonstration and performance, University of Michigan Residential College, Ann Arbor, MI (March 2015)

Arangetrum recital by Madhavi's longtime student Maya Gianchandani, University of Michigan Arthur Miller Theater, Ann Arbor, MI (August 2014)

Kirtan Dance Workshop, Song of the Morning Yoga Retreat, Grayling, MI (June 2014)

Lecture Demonstration on Martha Graham's pioneering modern dance and drawing of inspiration from Indian yoga and dance, American House Carpenter Senior Living, Ypsilanti, MI (March 2014)

Lecture Demonstration, Meenakshi Memudum: The Fish-Eyed Goddess, University of Michigan Residential College, Ann Arbor, MI (February 2014)

Performance at the "Colors of India" gala benefit, Ann Arbor, MI (April 2013)

Arts and Ideas of Modern South and Southeast Asia
, University of Michigan Residential College, Ann Arbor, MI (January 2013)

An article on Madhavi's recent workshop at Hartland High School was published in the University of Michigan Center for South Asian Studies Fall 2012 newsletter. Click here to read the article!

Cultural arts workshop at Rudolf Steiner School of Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, MI (December 2012)

Lecture Demonstration on The Ramayana in Bharatanatyam, University of Michigan Residential College, Ann Arbor, MI (October 2012)

A Recital of Traditional Kalakshetra-style Bharatanatyam, University of Michigan Britton Recital Hall, Ann Arbor, MI (June 2012)

Workshop at Hartland High School, Hartland, MI, with John Churchill accompanying on tabla  (February 2012)

Guest artist in Javanese dance drama Love Flows, University of Michigan Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, MI (March 2011)

Moving Traditions
, University of Michigan Residential College, Ann Arbor, MI (January 2011)

Vehicles for Bliss, Bloomfield Township Library, Bloomfield, MI (July 2010)

Kalakshetra Margam, Amma Center of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (June 2009)

Everyday Heroines, University of Michigan Arthur Miller Theater, Ann Arbor, MI (October 2007)

South Asian Womenspeak,
Arts on Earth: Arts and War Concerts, University of Michigan Mendelssohn Theater, Ann Arbor, MI (March 2007)

Triveni: Odissi, Kuchipudi and Bharatanatyam Recital, Barnes Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY (May 2006)

Conversations With Tradition, University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI (February 2004)

Timeless Dances Invoking Peace,
Britten Recital Hall, University of Michigan School of Music, Ann Arbor, MI (June 2003)


"Conversations with Tradition"

"Everyday Heroines"
Maya Gianchandani's arangetrum
Spring recital, 2014