Upasana Performing Arts Center

Guru Smt. Prachi Dixit


​Workshop & Exams with Guru Prachi Dixit from Aug 5 - Aug 7!


Guru Prachi Dixit is a teacher, performer, and choreographer of Kathak dance. She her training at the tender age of four and started performing at seven years old. Prachi teaches and performs in the traditional Jaipur Gharana style of Kathak dance. Her achievements in this style are accredited to her first renowned guru, the Late Shri Kanhiya Lal, a worthy disciple of Nrityacharya Guru Late Shri Narayan Prasad.She is currently a disciple of Guru Smt. Shoba Koser.Prachi also received training in vocal music from the renowned guru of Agra Gharana Shri Akheel Ahmad Khan. She holds a BA Degree in Indian Classical Music, Prabhakar Degree in Dance, Bachelor’s of Education, and an MA in English from Agra University.


​A promising child artist, Prachi was invited to perform for the President of India in Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad. She has won numerous honors and awards at the Bhatkhande Sangeet Pratiyogita at the district and state levels.  Her role of Manu in Kamayani won her the prestigious award of the best actress and performer by Agra University. Her role as Shiva in Gangavtarana was acclaimed as one of the best presentations of Tandav Nritya


Prachi is the founder of Nupur Dance Academy conducting classes in Torrance and throughout the greater Los Angeles area