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San Antonio Bharatanatyam Arangetram Video

San Antonio Bharatanatyam Arangetram Video


We can capture your daughters Bharatanatyam Arangetram celebration on video!

We have been specializing in making video records of your family’s important day.

We will shoot with multiple cameras and give it to you as a High Definition Digital Download. It will be edited in a full length documentary movie.


The word arangetram means “ascending the stage”  ( in the  Tamil language) by a dancer on the completion of several years formal dance training.  “Arangu” is the Malayalam word for  stage and Ettam  is the word for “climbing”.

Arangetram Birthday Dance

Arangetram Birthday Dance


2 Beautiful young girls celebrate their birthdays by performing elaborate cultural dance routines for their friends and family!


Rachata and Rachita’s Indian birthday celebration.

Shot with multiple Canon cameras and edited in Adobe Premiere.  The opening graphic was created with Photoshop and After Effects.

Arangetram is the debut (Arangettam – in Malayalam) on-stage performance of a former student of Indian classical dance and music.  The word Arangetram is from the Tamil language and means ascending the stage by a dancer on the completion of formal training.