Vidya Patel is a Kathak Dancer from Birmingham learning under the tutelage of Sujata Banerjee.
Vidya Patel is a Kathak Dancer from Birmingham learning under the tutelage of Sujata Banerjee. After graduating from the Centre of Advanced Training at DanceXchange, Vidya recently represented the South Asian Category in the Grand Finals of BBC Young Dancer. She has performed at the Sadler’s Wells Gala at the Renaissance Hotel, UK Welcomes Modi at Wembley Station and the prestigious BBC Dance Proms. As part of the Sujata Banerjee Dance Company, Vidya also toured three cities in India, starting with the Vasant Utsav festival at the Kamani Auditorium Delhi. Most recently Vidya was invited to join Richard Alston Dance Company for Alston's latest piece set to Scarlatti's sonatas, An Italian in Madrid, which premiered at Sadler's Wells in March. Website: www.facebook.com/Vidyapatel.dance Twitter: @VidyaPatel96
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