She has been honing her Bharathanatyam and Vocal Music skills under the able tutelage of Guru Smt. Mahalakshmi Ashwin at the Tapas Cultural Foundation for more than 15 years now and is progressing well in her chosen discipline. Manasa is a Second Year student of Ashoka University , Delhi.
Manasa’s performances have a distinct advantage of holding the attention of the audience throughout and she has received good reviews for her presentations. Manasa has played significant lead roles in almost all of Tapas Academy’s thematic and repertory’s ensemble productions to great acclaim.
Manasa also had opportunities to perform few of the above mentioned thematic productions along with some of Kalakshetra’s professionals on various other occasions at major Sabhas across South India.
Manasa has also performed many solo repertoires over the last 7 years at many venues. Her Arangetram was held on the 1st August 2014 at The Music Academy Main Hall, Chennai. Apart from performing, Manasa is also a seeker of knowledge and has attended many workshops and lecture demonstrations conducted by stalwarts in the field of Dance. Manasa is also conferred with few Titles like “Yuvashree Kala Bharathi and Lasya Mohini “ etc