Gurukool - Littleton Enrichment Center
Login/Sign Up
Jayashree Mohapatra [Schedule]

Jayashree Mohapatra started her career from very early childhood at Kala Vikash Kendra, Cuttack, State of Orissa, India.

She blossomed into an accomplished prodigy in Odissi, under the guidance of world renowned Gurus (teachers) Late Shri Kelu Charan Mohapatra and Late Guru Shri Raghunath Dutta, both globally known for their contributions to the Classical Dance . .Odissi..

Jayashree has acquired "Nritya Bhushan. - the master degree in Odissi dance.

She had received the .Central Sangeet Natak Academy. fellowship and adorned with several awards in the field of Odissi dance. She was awarded by Mr. Neelam Sanjeev Reddy, the former President of India for her excellent performances. She has also received the much coveted .KALASHREE. Award presented by OSA (Odiya Society of America for her outstanding contribution towards .Odissi..

She has been presenting magnificent heart touching Odissi performances all over USA and Canada. Her expressive .Abhinaya. and charismatic dance in .Pallavi. transcends the audience into the dream . world of form and rhythm.

Today she nurtures the ambition to bring refreshing enthusiasm into original Odissi culture. As an artist, she holds great promise. She believes in creating a new horizon in the field of Odissi tradition. Currently, Jayashree is teaching Odissi at several locations in Boston Area. She is the founder and director of Noopur Dance Academy.