North American Testing for Young Artists

North American Testing for Young Artists (NATYA) - is a platform to provide qualitative analysis of Indian classical dances - Bharathanatyam, Kathak, Kuchipudi. Exams will be conducted in multiple cities of USA, to students  (age group 9 - 26). These exams will test their knowledge, in both - theory and practical. Examiners are from USA, INDIA and CANADA.

Any dance Guru interested in working as an examiner or any dance school interested in working with us, as an organizer for testing center, please get in touch with us.

Anyone interested in contributing to academic section, please email your credentials to and

Natya exams will be inaugurated on the second day of 8th American Natya Festival.

Tests are scheduled for Nov 2016 in different cities.

More details will follow soon.

NATYA Certification in Indian Performing Arts