Ketaki Shetge Tambe


An experienced dancer and teacher, Ketaki's tryst with classical dance started with Bharatanatyam at very young age. The elastic charm of Odissi lured her to start learning at Smitalay under Guru Smt. Jhelum Paranjape.  Ketaki has also been very lucky to learn from the Great Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra in his summer workshop's conducted in Mumbai as well as Orissa several times.
Ketaki Shetge Tambe is a senior student of Guru Smt. Jhelum Paranjape who has received the title Sringar Mani for Odissi dance and has passed Nritya Visharad of Gandharva Mahavidyalay in first class. 

She has performed solo programmes at NCPA, Apna Utsav, as well as duets in Nritya Pratibha, 3rd International Odissi Festival as well as in Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Award Ceremony in Orissa. She has also performed in group with her guru at the Kala Ghoda festival, Hampi festival, the Hare Krishna Festival at Vrindavan etc. and all over India. Her other notable performances include:

  • - Swami Haridas Samaroh, 

  • - Mumbai Swarna Yuva Mahotsav (organised by the Central Sangeet Natak Akademi)

  • - Singar Mani Kal-ke-kalakar and 3rd International Odissi Festival.




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