November 25, 2020, 6pm IST
Let's Talk (youtube)
with Shruthi KP, Navapallava

October 23 - 24, 2020
Udayaraga, a dance series
Sunanda Nair, Madhulita Mohapatra
Oct 23, 8pm (CST) USA
Oct 24, 8pm (IST) India
Indo American Association, Houston in collaboration with Orissa Dance Academy

 October 17 - 26, 2020
Natanam - The cosmic dance of Lord Shiva
presented by Naadam
International online classical dance festival in association with Skills Development Centre, Doha, Qatar

October 17, 2020, 5pm IST
Nishagandhi, online - Dance & Music Fest
Department of Culture, Govt. of Kerala
Diamond Jubilee Fellowship Programme
Palakkad District

October 16, 2020, 6-7pm EST
Supported by "Diversifying Technique", an initiative through the Chancellor's Diversity grant, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

October 10, 2020
A journey in Mohiniattam
curated by Rubina Sudharman
Vedhi - Space for an artist

September 19,20,26,27, 2020,8.30am-10am
Mohiniattam Workshop
Dr.Kanak Rele

September 13, 2020
Dr.Sunanda Nair presents
Navapallava - Young Dancers Festival
Mohiniattam by Akhila Krishnan
Odissi by Shatabdi Mallik
Navapallava facebook page

September 2, 2020, 6.30pm IST
Vishwa Nruthya Gana Bhushana
Online interactive classical Dance, Music & Art Festival
Mohiniyattam beyond Timezones
Dr.Sunanda Nair in conversation with Sri.Badari Divya Bhushan.

August 31, 2020
Prithvi Prayana
21 days long Online Dance Festival
From Aug 17 to Sep 6, 8pm

August 30, 2020
Ananya Samarpana
4th edition - Day 7
an online cross-border festival of classical dance
6pm-8pm IST
8.30pm-10.30pm SGT

June 28, 2020, 7pm
Live dance performance
only on

June 27, 2020
2020 Life-time achievement award
Geeva Arts Festival

June 14, 2020, 6.30pm
Kanak Nrityotsav
celebrating the living legend
Dr.Kanak Rele
Organised by Sunanda Nair

Choreography: Dr.Sunanda Nair
Dancers: Sarita Warrier, Arathi Remesh, Suja Pillai, Divya Shanker (disciples of Dr.Sunanda Nair)

May 12, 2020, 8.30pm
Events Now USA - Facebook live
Lockdown with Mirahs Raj

May 2020
Navapallava - Young dancers festival
Mothers Day special
presented by Sunanda's Performing Arts Center

April 16, 2020, 6pm

April 11, 2020, 7pm
Nrithya Seva Mani award
Cleveland Thyagaraja Festival
Waetjen Auditorium, Cleveland State University


November 10, 2019, 6.45pm
Naamaamrutam, Mohiniyattam performance by Dr Sunanda Nair
presented by Navaneetham
Concept, Choreography
and Script - Dr Sunanda Nair
Music composition -
Ajith Edapally
Script Assistance - Ajith Edappally and Shri Ganesh Iyer
Triveni Kala Sangam
Photography and Videography are not allowed

October 11-14, 2019
Dr Sunanda Nair was presented the Global Excellence Award for Performing Arts
at the 6th International Media Conference 2019
IAPC - Indo American Press Club Inc.
At DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
6E, Greenway Plaza, Houston, TX 77046

September 23-27, 2019
Sadhana 2019
All India Conference on Music - Naatya
Academic initiative of the Government of Kerala
RLV College of Music and Fine Arts, Tripunithura

July 12-14, 2019, 10am to 5pm

Nrupalaya in association with Lokadharmi
ABHINAYALAHARI - an aesthetic approach to the nuances of abhinaya in Mohiniattam
July 13, 2019, 6pm
At: Lokadharmi Nadakaveedu Nayarambalam, Kochi

July 5, 2019, 6.30pm

Navaneetham Cultural Trust
At: KT Mohammed Smaraka Theatre, Kerala Samgeetha Nataka Academy, Thrissur

February 25, 2019

4th Chhanda Ninaad Festival
Nrutya Upasana Pitha
At: GKCM ORC Auditorium, Bhubaneswar

February 24, 2019

Urja, A classical Dance Festival
Maharashtra Cultural Center
At: Jyotsna Bhole Sabhagruha, Maharashtra Cultural Center, Pune

February 21, 2019

3 day national seminar on EXPLORATION OF THEORY AND PRAXIS
At: Dept of Dance, Sree Shankara University of Sanskrit, Kalady

February 8 & 9, 2019

National Seminar, Rediscovering Mohini Attam
At: Kanaka Sabha, Nalanda Dance Research Centre, Mumbai


December 29, 2018, 6.30pm
Kuchipudi Arts Academy, Chennai

December 28, 2018, 7pm
Ananya Nruthya Neeranjana - 10, Bengaluru
View poster

December 24, 2018
Natyanjali Festival
Receiving Muthirai Pathitha Vithagar award
View poster

December 15, 2018, 6pm
Durgapur Dance & Music Festival, Kolkata

December 13, 2018, 7pm
Bharat kalachar
, Chennai

December 4, 2018
Soorya, Trivandrum

November 24 & 25, 2018
Nov 24: Dr. Sunanda Nair received Nalanda Kanaka Nartana Puraskaar for 2017
Nov 25: Mohiniattam by Dr. Sunanda Nair
Nalanda NARTANOTSAVA, Nalanda Dance Research Centre
Kanaka Sabha, Nalanda, Juhu, Mumbai

November 17, 2018
RASAANUBHAVA, a Mohiniattam recital by Dr.Sunanda Nair
presented by Sruti
5pm: Dinner & conversation with Dr.Sunanda Nair at College Hall Community Room
7pm: Performance at Science Center Theatre
Montgomery Community College, 340 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422
View poster

November 10, 2018, 6.30pm
A presentation by SPARC
World Theatre, Texas
View poster

November 4, 2018, 4pm
RAAGAMAYI, a Mohiniattam recital by Dr.Sunanda Nair and shishyas.
presented by Sakhyam
Weiss High School Perferming Arts Centre, 5201 Wolf Pack Dr, Pflugerville, TX 78660
View poster

August 11, 2018
Nair Sangamam 2018
Dance workshop by Dr. Sunanda Nair
hosted by NSSONA
View poster

April 21, 2018, 6.30pm
Sunanda's Performing Arts Center presented Narthaki
World Theatre, Katy, TX
View poster

April 12-13, 2018
Mohiniattam workshop by Dr. Sunanda Nair
Gowri Creations
Fine Arts hall, Palakkad
For registrations contact: 9447624790 / 7510454450 /

April 8, 2018
Mohiniattam by Dr. Sunanda Nair
7th edition of Nrithannrithyathi
SNGDS auditorium, Bhilai (C.G)

March 15, 2018
IACCGH Women mean business
Doubletree by Hilton
6 E Greenway Plaza, Houston

February 10, 2018, 7.30pm
Mohiniattam by Dr. Sunanda Nair
ASIA - Ahmedabad South Indian Association
JG auditorium, Ahmedabad

February 9-14, 2018, 6.00pm
GOWRI National Cultural Festival
in association with Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India
Rappadi open air auditorium, Palakkad


September 1, 2017, 5.00pm
Sai Nrityotsav 100
JSS Auditorium, Jayanagar, Bengaluru

August 14-20, 2017
August Dance Residency by Dr. Kanak Rele's Nalanda at the NCPA
Aug 14, 10.30am - Nalanda Parichay at Nalanda Nritya Kala Mahavidyala
Aug 18, 7pm - Suvarna Nalanda at Nalanda Dance Research Centre
Aug 19 & 20, 11am to 5pm - Facets of Bhakti Rasa, workshop by Dr. Kanak Rele

May 21, 2017, 4-6.30pm
Nrityopahara by Sunanda's Performing Arts Center (SPARC)
Alma Thomas Theater, Sarofim School of Fine Arts - Southwestern University
1101 E University Ave. Georgetown, TX 78626

May 20, 2017, 6.30pm
Maarga, the path by Sunanda's Performing Arts Center (SPARC)
At Stafford Civic Center

May 14, 2017, 4-6.30pm
Chitra Kaavya
Anubhava - Concept and choreography - Shijith Nambiar
Onat Berry Center, 8877 Barker Cypress Rd, Cypress, TX 77433

March 28, 2017, 7pm
Mohiniattam by Dr. Sunanda Nair
nila, National Dance & Music Festival, Kerala Kalamandalam

January 10, 2017, 7.15pm
Mohiniattam by Dr. Sunanda Nair
Brahma Gana Sabha, Mylapore, Chennai - 4

January 7, 2017, 6.30pm
Mohiniattam by Dr. Sunanda Nair
as part of Kerala Piravi 60th year celebrations
at KNE Trust Auditorium, 5th main, 9th cross, 1st stage, Indiranagar, Bangalore - 38

January 5, 2017
Mohiniattam by Dr. Sunanda Nair
Thiruvathira Maholsavam
at Kaithali Sri Mahadevakshteram Pattambi, Palakkad


December 1, 2016
Mohiniattam by Dr. Sunanda Nair
Soorya Festival, Inaugural day of Mohiniattam Fest
at Municipal auditorium, Thiruvananthapuram

November 28, 29, 30, 2016
Mohiniattam Workshop by Dr. Sunanda Nair
Soorya Festival at Ganesham Soorya Nataka Kalari, Thycaud

November 27, 2016
Lavanya Nrityam, Mohiniattam by Dr. Sunanda Nair
Suvritti, Kalakshetra, Chennai

November 21, 22, 23, 2016
Mohiniattam Workshop by Dr. Sunanda Nair
Soorya Festival at Sopanam auditorium, Kollam

September 18 - 20, 2016, 7-9.30pm
Mohini Attam workshop by Dr. Sunanda Nair
Temple of Fine Arts, Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

September 17, 2016, 12.30pm

Festival of Malaysia, Onam 2016
At: Shantanand Auditorium, Temple of Fine Arts,
Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

August 26, 2016, 8.30pm

Drive East
La MaMa Experimental Theatre, 66 E 4th St, NYC

August 12, 2016, 8pm

"Upaasathe - offering pranams to Sri Kaavaalam Naaraayana Panikkar"
by the students of SPARC
NSS Convention, Crowne Plaza, Houston

June 4, 2016, 4.30pm
special performance for Prathishta Anniversary of Sri Guruvayurappan temple of Dallas
1701 Spring Valley Ln, Carrollton, TX 75006

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January 22, 2016
IIC , New Delhi
part of a production A NEETI choreographed by Dr Kanak Rele

January 17, 2016
Ravindra Natya Mandir, Mumbai
part of a production A NEETI choreographed by Dr Kanak Rele

January 14, 2016
IT FOK festival at Thrissur, organised by Kerala Sangeetha Natak Akademi

January 4, 2016, 11.30am
Music Academy, Chennai

January 1, 2016, 5pm - 8pm
Presented Kanak Nrityotsav dance festival, in honour of Padmabhushan Kala Ratna Dr.Kanak Rele
At: Karnatka Sangh Hall, Matunga Road Station West Mumbai 400 016


December 30, 2015, 4.45 - 6 15pm
Seventh National Sree Sankara Dance & Music Festival
At: Mega Stage & Pandal (on ground owned by Sri KG Viswambharan, near SSD, Kalady)

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