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ARPAN Dance Academy

Offering lessons on Indian Classical Dance "Kathak", Semi Classical & Folk dances 

  Kathak, one of the major Indian classical dance form is characterized by rhythmic footwork and danced under the weight of more than 100 ankle bells, spectacular spins, and the dramatic representation of themes and drama. 


The influence of Kathak is visible in the Spanish and Flamenco Tradition.

 Director of ARPAN, Mrs Bratati Saha, an authentic Kathak ( Indian Classical Dance) performer and choreographer, is offering KATHAK & Semi-Classical  Dance lessons in Ashburn area 

ARPAN is affiliated with legendary Pracheen Kala Kendra of India and students are honored with degrees & certificates from Pracheen Kala Kendra upon completion of their yearly exam.


Arpan Dance Academy Fall’16 enrolling is ongoing

FREE Tryout Class!!!

Call 703-430-9316

KATHAK & Semi-Classical/Modern

NEW!! 21770 Beaumeade Cir #130, Ashburn, VA 20148 

FRIDAY-  6 pm TO 7: 15 pm | Kathak Intermediate /Advance

Friday - 7:15 to 8:15 PM | Kathak Level 2

New!! SUNDAY - 5 to 6 PM | Kathak Beginner (Kids)

New!! SUNDAY - 6 to 7 pm | Adult Semi- Classical/Folk

Sunday - 7 to 8 pm | Adult Intermediate Kathak/Semi-Classical

Close to Leesburg, Herndon, Sterling ( Waxpool & RT 28 intersection)


NEW!! 42645 Regal Wood Drive, Brambleton, VA 20148 

TUESDAY ( 5:45pm to 8:00PM)  

THURSDAY ( 6:15PM to 8:00PM)

 Close to Ashburn, Aldie & South Riding


23084 Pecos Ln, Brambleton, VA 20148 

(Mon, Tue & Thu 3:30 pm to 5:30 PM) 

Loudoun Valley & Brambleton


(NEW) 4430 Newark St NW, Washington, DC 20016 

(Wed 4:15 PM to 6:30 PM)


ARPAN is on NPR

National Public Radio (WAMU 88.5 Mhz) had interviewed students Arpan Dance Academy for their program "Metro Connection" and broadcasted this on Jan 20, 2012.

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