Meet the Nachle Team
Nachle team was selected by founders Sherin and Vidiya, to showcase the vibrant universal appeal of Indian dancing and impart fun, festivity and joy to any celebration. The team has many years of dance experience and shares the passion and love for Indian dancing.
Sherin has over two decades of professional training in Kathak and Bollywood dancing. With her extensive training and incomparable talent, Sherin dedicates her time to choreograph and instruct dancers in the Nachle team. Sherin strongly believes that Dance is a communication between our body, soul and mind….It is a mode to express our innermost joys, sorrows or fears.
When she’s not dancing, She enjoys her time with her family; her very supportive husband and two beautiful boys together with pursuing a research career in Science.
Dance is something that has always come naturally to Vidiya. Her background in Bharathanatyam has paved to strengthen her skills and to showcase her talents to choreograph and instruct students in more modern Bollywood dancing. She teaches the Nachle kids and loves the energy and excitement they bring. She finds immense pleasure being able to teach the younger generations about the amazing culture of India through dance. When she’s not dancing with Nachle, Vidiya works as a R&D Scientist at NSW Health.
Akshata started her dance training at the age of 7 and since then never looked back. Having done her Arangetram at the age of 14, she was always known as a Bharathanatyam dancer and "the expression queen" at school. She has participated and won various dance competitions in Bollywood, classical & semi-classical dance forms up until the state level. She has also completed a course of bolly-hop from Terence Lewis Dance Academy. Her passion for dancing grows with time and and it is a source of love; love that she wishes to pass on to others around her. Akshata someday wishes to start her own dance school in India for the under-privileged children who love dancing. Akshata holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA) with HR as her core module from UWIC, UK. A newcomer to Wollongong and is looking for an opportunity to work in HR and an excuse to dance.