Productions and Choreography

As a Choreographer, Guru Smt. Uma Rao has many productions to her credit. Each and every production has been unique and expressed to the best of her ability with perfection in all the aspects of dance may it be in using Mudras, usage of the stage, Abhinaya, portyal of Character, depicting the Story, Constume etc., Her productions have received a lot of appreciation all over. Here is a glimpse of a few of her productions:

'Damayanthi Swayamvaram' A Dance Drama for SBC-Singapore.

'Panchavati', 'Nritya Sangama', ‘Geetha Govinda’ Dance Dramas for Bangalore Doordarshan

'Yuki Onna' and 'Sagi Musume' Dance Dramas choreographed based on famous classic stories of Japan in Japanese lyrics set to Indian classical music by Smt. Radha Thandaveshwar.

''Last Poem' - Rabindranath Tagore's famous poem translated to Russian language set to Russian classical music choreographed in Bharatha Natyam, Kathak style.

Folk Dances of India, Holland T.V and Classical Dances of India – Paris, France.

Bharatanatyam Features, presented by Uma Rao in various Venues & Television networks .

'Tyagamanjari' - group dance feature Sponsored by Sangeeth Natak Academy, New Delhi - Performed by Uma Rao along with her disciples at Ganabharati Mysore, SaintThyagaraja Sannidhi in Tiruvaiyaru , at kalakshetra Chennai.& at various other prestigious Sabhas & Organizations.

'Sangeetha trimurthy Darshana' - group dance feature sponsored by Sangeeth Natak Academy, New Delhi. Performed at Jaganmohana Palace in Mysore & during Chennai December season presented at Sri Krishna Gana Sabha and Narada Gana Sabha .

Sri Lalitha Sahasranama , Sri Chakra & Science [ Dance- Music Feature]

Navagraha Dance featureM. based on Sri.Muthuswamy Dikshitar’s composition.

Annual Group Productions & Thematic dance features performed during National Festivals of Natyanjali-Fest [ Chidambaram], South Zone Cultural Festival [Tanjore], Hampi Festival, Dasara festival [ Mysore] conducted by Kannada & Culture dept, Govt.of Karnataka & other major festivals .