profile - Ms. Surabhi Upendra

Ms. Surabhi Upendra
Expert - Yakshagana

Surabhi Upendra has more than 10 years of experience in the field of performance, training, script writing and direction.

She is trained in Yalshagana, A Folklore art form of Karntaka, under the mentorship of Guru Sanjeev Suvarna, Yakshagana Kendra, Udupi, Guru Heranjalu Gopla Ganiga and A P Pathak.

Her interest and exploration has been in the area of training based on Laya and Tala of Yakshagana. She has been granted Junior Fellowship Award from Ministry of Culture and folk arts, Government of India.

She has trained number of groups ranging from children to Teachers, Bank employees, men and women tropes on various plays like Kanakangi Kalyana, Jambavathi kalyana, Basmasura Mohin, Shara sethu bandana etc.