Kuchipudi - PriyaLasya Artist Space - Vedantam Siddhendra
*Guru/Father Sri Vedantam Radheshyam, Sangeet Natak Akademi Awardee,
* (Dance Lecturer (retd), PS Telugu University, Sri Siddhendra Kuchipudi Kalapeetham).
* Sri Vedantam Satya Narasimha Sastry, Usthad Bismillah Khan Awardee
* PRASAR BHARATI-DOORDARSHAN KENDRA : HYDERABAD-The Selection Committee Has Approved My Performence For Incorporation Into Dance Artiste Panel And Have Been Given “B” Grade in the Dance Audition Held At Studios In Kuchipudi On 22-05-2012.
* Kuchipudi Natyaramam -Panelist for the Discussion on “Kuchipudi Yakshaganam – A perspective” , on 23rd Feb. 2016 at 3:00 PM and I have been Intrviewed for the Media and Archives for SNA.
Received Scholarship from “C.C.R.T”, Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Govt of A.P from 2000-06
* Receiving HRD (Human Recourses Development) Scholarship for Young Artistes from Govt of India Ministry of culture with effect from 01/09/2011
* Received Young Scholarship from Central Sangeeth Naatak Akademy – New Delhi in regard of Seeta Rama Natya Kalamandali, Kuchipudi from 2000-04
* Worked as a Trainer in Kuchipudi Dance on Contractual Basis at RGUKT(Rajiv Gandhi University Of Knowledge&Technology), Basara from 25-11-2011 to 26-10-2012.
* Has successfully participated as a Trainer in “Kalaparichayam” - a summer cultural appreciation by dept of culture, Govt of AP from 23-04-06 to 03-06-06
* Special Recognition to Vedantam Siddhendra Varaprasad in Appreciation and Recognition of Outstanding Dedication,Inspiration and Commitment for the Promotion andPerpetuation of Kuchipudi Dance International Kuchipudi Dance Convention Held from June 20-22, 2008, in Cupertino,CA.USA – Silicon Andhra-Spirit of Telugu Literature,Culture&Tradition.
* Participated in the Opening Ceremony of the XIX Commonwealth Games 2010- New Delhi held on October in the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium for the Event of Kuchipudi Dance
* Participated in the programme “Yuva Sourabhalu”On 12-05-06 at A.I.R(All India Radio), Vijayawada
* Participating Every year in Siddendra Yogi Jayanthi Mahotsav from last Five years at Kuchipudi village
* April 6th 2011 - Featured Siddhendra Varaprasad Vedantam, who performed an extract of Gollakalapam that has kuchipudi specific Stree Vesham in “Nruthyaprathibha” festivals - a festival of Young Dancers organized by Sangeeth Natak Akademy, New Delhi at Vishakapatnam– Kalabharathi
* Kalapa Festivals,Feb, 2010 - A workshop on Traditional Kuchipudi Kalapas Organised by SN
School of Performing arts, Central University Hyderabad-Performed as Gollabhama
* Recent Performance
* Presented “Gollakalapam” on 23.02.2016 and "Parvati Parinayam" on 25.02.2016 at the Kuchipudi Yakshagana Mahotsavam held in the Kuchipudi Village from 23-29 February, 2016. Organised by Sangeet Natak Akademi,New Delhi and Kuchipudi Natyaramam.• Natya Rasaprabandha is a three-day Kuchipudi dance drama fiesta organised by Subodha Fine Arts in association with Saila Sudha Academy of Dance, under the auspices of Parthasarathy Swami Sabha. The fest is happening on the 5th, 6th and 7th of June 2015 at Narada Gana Sabha from 6.00 pm to 9.00 pm.
* Performed with the legend of the Kuchipudi dance-drama tradition, Sri Vedantam Radhesyam and his troupe from the Kuchipudi village in Andhra Pradesh will be presented three dance-dramas, namely, Parvati Parinayam, Bhama Kalapam and Bhakta Prahaladha on the three days where Vedantam Siddhendra Varaprasad, his younger son who performed the lead roles Narada, Shiva, Krishna and Nrisimha.
* Other Activities
* Singing, Nattuvangam and Teaching dance by following the heritage of our fathers and forefathers.
Credits & Keywords- Vedantam Siddhendra, Vedantam Radheshyam, Vedantam Satya Narasimha Murthy, Hamara, AP, India, Kuchipudi, PriyaLasya, (C), Do Not Copy, Copyrights Acknowledged, M16-21-1