News and Upcoming Events

Ethnic Dance Festival - San Francisco 2016

Ashwini has been selected as part of a group of Kathak dancers, to perform at the Ethnic Dance Festival, in San Francisco - June 3rd - 19th.
The group is lead by Shambhavi Vase, and includes more than a dozen Kathak dancers and musicians. Ashwini and the group auditioned for the show last year and have been selected to perform during the opening weekend.

Annual Recital and Fundraiser

Program Details

AKDA's annual program for 2016 will be on June 11th, 2016

@ 4 pm
Hickory Ridge High School
7321 Raging Ridge Rd.
Harrisburg, NC 28075.

The proceeds from the event benefit Ekal Vidyalaya. Ekal is a non-profit organisation that is dedicated to providing education and basic opportunities to remote tribal regions of India. Please call or email Ashwini today if you are interested in becoming a sponsor. Last year we raised $3000 for Ekal and with your help we can do even more. Even $101 donation can make a difference, $365 will fund one school for a full year. Please give generously and support this wonderfull organisation.

Dream On

This years annual recital is going to be bigger than ever.
Come early between 3 PM - 4pm to:

The dance program starts promptly at 4 pm.
After the show from about 7:30 - 9pm you can continue to shop, eat and mingle.

Ticket Information

Buy your tickets at the AKDA studio during class hours or online at

Sponsors for the recital:

Studio Open

Ashwini teaches classes at her own studio right here in Ballantyne. The address is 11038A Cedar Walk Lane

View Larger Map

Contact Ashwini Gogate for further information