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CEO Newyork Indian Dance Co.IncENGLISH HONORS  KOLKATA UNIVERSITY INDIA DANCE QUEENS  FOREST HILLS .​A COLLECTION OF  KATHAK VANDANAS BHAJAN THUMRIS PERFORMANCES RENOWNED STAGES FASTEST KATHAK FOOTWORK MOVEMENTS .Affiliates with ISCKON NEWYORK PUBLIC LIBRARY.EPIPHANY SCHOOLS CHURCHES KIDS PROGRAMMES Physical Fitness Classes for Olders. ".I love working with children with a great passion for DANCE ".​ ​A child prodigy,having roots in Benaras,KATHAK KENDRA WORKSHOPS BIRJU MAHARAJ RAM MOHAN MAHARAJ VIJAY SHANAKAR MUNNA LAL SHUKLA CHITRESH DAS MOTHERS LEEDS UNIVERSITY ENGLAND FATHER (BENARAS KASHI BUSINESSMAN FROM MUMBAI) COMPANY BEGAN 2004 ROMANTIC MUSICIAN RHYTHM ORIENTED STAGE PERFORMANCES CEO/BUSINESS OWNER  SEVERAL STUDIOS COMPANIES5000 KATHAK BOLLYWOOD FUSION WORKSHOPS INTERNATIONALLY . 30 Years Experience .Post Graduate/Masters Pt.Ram Narayan Mishra Institute KATHAK .KATHAK EXPONENT , INDIAN BOLLYWOOD Contemporary DANCER is a romantic Kathak Dancer,Choreographer,Poet of her Generation .Drama Direction Author Gold Medalist Countless Group Performances at Major Festivals,Seminars,Concerts,Events,T.V. Shows & Documentary Films. Profile:Accomplished & outstanding "Choreographer & Kathak Exponent". • Wide experience in Visual Performing Arts, i.e., dance, drama & arts. ​ Directed ,designed & performed in professional productions for Stage, TV, Media, Theme oriented composition & other sector related with performing Arts i.e. drama and dance as a solo in-charge. Excellence in performance of Kathak dance and Bollywood dance style.  Confidence in handling choreography and direction of Kathak ballets, solos and Folk Dance & Western forms like Salsa and Bollywood Dance style. • Writing scripts,Prose and Poetery. Work Experience:  Kathak ,Bollywood , Aerobics Rabindrikdance instructor at NY Indian Dance Co Inc.500 Videos on [email protected] at NYC USA . Often been called as an "Examiner"& "Judge" for various professional events, shows etc. Also designed curriculum & examination paper for various levels in educational & professional Music dance institutes. Performances sponsored at NY Puja Association ,NYC. Trimurti Bhavan New York, ISCKON  Krishna Radha Musical Compositions based on Krishna Leela Thumris, also Performer,choreographer and instructor Guru Pia Majumdar,an outstanding artiste and educationist has revolutionized Indian Classical Dance via the media of Kathak (Lucknow Gharana) infusing dance with consistency, spirituality romanticism.Guru Pia Majumdar the {GANTHA-BANDH} that is (thread ceremony in Guru-Shishya Parampara),shagird (disciple) of NRITYACHARYA Pt Bacchan Lal Mishra(son of Lt.Pt. Ram Narayan Mishra) with whom she has completed five year Kathak theoretical training. English Honours from Loreto College.Pia Majumdar is a Post graduate and Gold Medalist in Kathak Institute(Kolkata) by Ustad Sabir Khan, Pt. Vijay Shankar,various Taal  and others thus completing 14 years syllabus, with a senior scholarship at her dance Institute with a 20 years training experience.Shree Kesav Kothari, Ustad Sabir Khan, Smt.Girija Devi, Smt. Jayashree Mulkar renowned Pt. Shankar Ghosh,, Ram Mohan {son of Lt. Shambhu Maharaj}and maestro of taal Shree Bacchan Lal Mishra [ son of Lt. Pt.Ram.NarayanMisra have credited her solo examinations at PLT {Padatik Theatre}. workshops and Performed at their choreographies.She is keeping alive Traditional Kathak in its entirety,but has introduced Kathak Fusion on modern music.
Performing all over India and New York, in the best stage,solo & group performances,like Indian Consulate,NY,ISCKON,Wahington Square Park,New York Public Libraries,Temples and has been highly appreciated for her “Abhinaya,”,graceful hand movements which she performed with “Nazakat”, Bhav”, combined with speed and technical artistry of footwork.-Pt.Vijay Shankar”Jhaptal” -and Dhamar “extensively and has a good knowledge about taal and laya being trained by taal mastros Pt. Shankar Ghosh and Guru Bacchan Lal Misra. ​Choreographed songs on bollywood, Dance dramas for several students.Participating and choreographing with Confidence in Dance Ballet for several dance competitions and Inter Collegiate fests, she has won innumerable awards and certificates,combining different forms of classical and co BVNHN M Mntemporary forms into one."Pia Majumdar gave a powerful performance, and left the audience spellbound "-Hindustan Times. Her reviews have also come in "Shanonda",”Udayan” -New York. (Majumdar, n.d.),New York Times.10 years WORK EXPERIENCE WITH AIR SAHARA ground executive job CUSTOMER SERVICE OFFICER AT Netaji Subhas Chandra Airport ALSO Holidare Travel Agency,Blue Bird Travel Agency .COMPUTER LITERATE Pia Majumdar is COMPUTER PROFESSIONAL WITH A KNOWLEDGE IN MICROSOFT WORD, EXCEL,POWERPOINT . CREATION DESIGNED KNOWLEDGE OF WEB DESIGN POWERPOINT EXCEL WORD DOCUMENTS .Rabindra Bharoti, PADATIK (KOLKATA). Affiliates ISCKON NYPublic Libraries,NYPublic TV TEMPLES,SCHOOLS CHURCHES QPTV/TV ASIA QUEENS  USA ISCKON HEAD BHAKT CHARU SWAMI SCHOLAR DANUESSE LECTURE DEMONSTRATIONS.Tamal Krishna Goswami an American heard about He asked  CERTIFICATES CDS Spiritual Mayapur 2500 Foreign sadhus were there They made a video and sent to variouis devotees all over the world. MANY SHIELD STIPENDS GOLD MEDAL BY DANCEEXAMINERS Pt.Vijay Kichlu Girija Devi.​International Child prodigy,GOLD MEDALIST having roots in Benaras KOLKATA NEWYORK USA TAAL KNOWLEDGE WORKSHOPS: TAAL GURUS PT.BACCHAN LAL MISRA ,DEBOJYOTISARKAR,USTAD SHANKAR GHOSH, AMITA DUTTA OF RABINDRA BHAROTI UNIVERSITY ,SMT.MADHUMITA ROY, PANDIT CHITRESH DAS , PT. RAM MOHAN MAHARJ CHETNA JALAN PADMAVIBHUSHAN BIRJU MAHARAJ AT PADATIK DANCE CENTER 
5 YEARS TRAINING FROM EACH GURU INCLUDING RABINDRIK GURU SHANTI BOSE 
DHAMMAR               (14 MATRAS)
EKTAAL                    (12 MATRAS) 
JHAPTAAL               (10 MATRAS)TEENTAAL                (16 MATRAS)
PANCHAM SAVARI ( 15 MATRAS) .​
NRITYO BHAROTI (1948-1978) OF PANDIT PROHLAD DAS ,Kolkata  ORGANISED Smt.Girija Devi, Smt. Jayashree Mulkar renowned Pt. Shankar Ghosh, Shree Chitresh Das , Ram Mohan {son of Lt. Shambhu Maharaj}and maestro of taal Shree Bacchan Lal Mishra [ son of Lt. Pt.Ram.NarayanMisra have credited her solo examinations at PLT {Padatik  Theatre}.Performed at  IndianConsulate,NY,ISCKON,Wahington Square Park,New York Public Libraries,Temples and has been highly appreciated for her Abhinaya,”,graceful hand movements which she performed with “Nazakat”, Bhav”, combined with speed and technical artistry of footwork.Has mastered in “Teental”,”Jhaptal” and Dhamar “extensively  a good knowledge about taal and laya being trained by taal maestros Pt. Shankar Ghosh and Guru Bacchan Lal Misra. ​Participating and choreographing for several dance competitions and Inter Collegiate fests, has won innumerable awards and certificates,combining different forms of classical and contemporary forms into one. "Pia  gave a powerful performance, and left the audience spellbound "-Hindustan Times. Reviews  in Shanonda",”Udayan” New York.Apart from Kathak she gained proficiency in the Rabindrik style under Guru Shanti Bose,Performer at Uday Shankar Ballet Troupe in Russia.Has participated in dance dramas like "Shyama"", Tasher Desh,  ‘Ram katha Ram Kahani”and has been choreographing for many such shows in India and the United States.Honored as the president of SPICMACAY,”(Society For The Promotion Of Indian Classical Music and Culture amongst Youth),1990 HONOR  several shows and events.One such being “Yakshagana”, the famous Kathakali group from South India.An all round artiste and is working to make kathak a huge success in the United States, and "A" Class students.