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    The Kampni believes in creating more cross illumination between the artistic and corporate sectors and through unique workshops and bespoke lecture demonstrations on a wide array of topics from cultural awareness, creativity, diversity, inclusivity, group dynamics and more, audiences across demographics are engaged and enriched.


The Kampni is known for its innovative work and high standards of presentation, watched and acclaimed by the media & audiences in over 36 countries worldwide

The Kampni’s unique style has been described as refreshing and innovative, and its movement vocabulary vibrant and energetic.

  • Sangeet Natak Akademi Choreography Festivals

    Since its inception

  • Namaste Festival

    Russia, Turkmenistan and Kyrgsthan

  • Busan International Dance Festival

    South Korea

  • Drive East

    New York

  • Samakala

    Govt. of Odisha

  • Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav

    Govt. of Odisha

  • Mamallapuram Festival

    Govt. of Tamil Nadu

  • Miller’s Theatre


  • Punnami Orvakkal Festival

    Govt. of Andhra Pradesh

  • 50 years of Independence

    UAE and USA

  • Uday Shankar Festival


  • Darpana Academy


  • NCPA Choreography Festival


  • Natya Kala Conference


  • The Other Festival


  • Vasanthahabba


  • Facets

    Biennial International Choreography

  • International Meet of Gender and Masculinities


  • Waterman’s Center

    Shamaa Dance Co. London, UK

  • Kathak Mahotsav

    Lucknow and Delhi

  • Global Dharma Conference


  • San Antonio Dance Festival


  • India Cultural Heritage Society

    Dallas, USA

  • Hampi Festival

  • Khajuraho Festival

  • Purana Qila Festival

  • Crossings

    New Zealand

  • Bengaluru Habba Spring festival


  • Kalanidhi Intl Dance Festival

    Toronto, Canada

  • International Yoga Festival


  • Collaboration with Indian Ocean


  • International Yoga Festival


  • Global Investors Meet


Our Strive for Excellence acknowledged

Madhu Nataraj’s name is synonymous with dance

Times of India

The movements are strikingly original. Not a tree ruffling in the wind here but STEM making a new wave in contemporary dance.

The Asian Age

Danseuse Madhu Nataraj creates a fluid space where movement meets style to create Magic.


Madhu heads a very prolific group – STEM (Divas of contemporary Dance)

India Today

STEM -A unique group. An arresting amalgam.

The Hindu

Madhu Nataraj’s perfect understanding of the art of contemporary dance choreography was revealed clearly.

The Telegraph

STEM an experience out of the ordinary


Poetry in motion

The Hindu

Madhu & STEM’s dance lifted the poetry beyond language, transcending linguistic barriers, endowing it with an ephemeral beauty of the living moment


Madhu lives & breathes dance

The Asian Age

Khoriya’ (by STEM) – dancing a powerful message

Deccan Herald

STEM’s enchanting performance enthralls

Mysore Mail

STEM put up an extremely scintillating show


Madhu is extremely aware of her responsibility and will depart in no way from anything aesthetic

Sunday Times

Contemporary Dance attended to a social conscience to explore a new territory


The stage came alive to the sound, sights and movement of a unique group- STEM

The Hindu

Your sincere, consistent, committed and integrated approach to arts – not just dance – manifests in a serenity of form and beauty of structure that is unique. There is something soothing about your work.

Ashish KhokarDance historian & critic

In the Press