Raman's career spanning over three decades as an award winning nationally recognized performer, choreographer, master artist- educator, speaker, writer, promoter and producer speaks volumes of this multi-faceted artist.
"Few dancers communicate effectively across the wide gulfs of cultural
difference. Jayanthi Raman is one.
Even a viewer conditioned by American culture can recognize what sets Raman’s dancing apart.
Technique, expressiveness, acting ability, musicality - just as in a ballet." Dance Review, The Oregonian.
"….Dr. Jayanthi Raman, the women behind
Shrishti: Creation.......... happens to be one of our region's best
choreographers and performers of traditional East Indian dance...." Tiffany Harms, Inlander, Spokane, WA.
Experimental Dance Theater
Bharatha Natyam & American Sign Language
Funded in part by Community Program Grant from Beaverton
June 2013: Jayanthi Raman received Arts Leadership Award from Beaverton Arts Commission and City of Beaverton in recognition of promoting Indian music and dance for past twenty years.
‘Dance is very much a part
of life and very much part of who I am’ ........... Jayanthi Raman
Master artist, Performer & Choreographer,
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