Introduction

Smt  Sreelatha  Prasad, daughter of Smt Sulochana & Sri P S Murthy , Retired English Lecturer, Adoni, an
enthusiast in Kuchipudi dance form, started her studentship under Smt  Padmanjali , Shri  Uday Kanth and  
Smt  Renuka the age of four. The sojourn continued till she was 15.

She then joined Indian Bank and served for about 10 years. After getting  married to Shri A V S C  Prasad in
1998, she started practicing again in Tirupati  under the guidance of Shri Konda Ravi Kumar.

  Jnana if put into action turns into a beautiful craft.

With an urge to fulfill her thirst for knowledge, she pursued M.A. in Kuchipudi Dance  under the tutelage of
Sri Bhagavathula Sethuram, Associate Professor of Kuchipudi Dance  in Sri Potti Sreeramulu University,
Hyderabad . Shri Sethuram doesn’t need any introduction , as he belongs to the traditional Bhagavathula
family from the village, Kuchipudi in Krishna District of Andhra Pradesh , the origin for this traditional dance .
She was a distinctive student and attained gold medals.

                 Laurels are not a measure of art.

Presently Sreelatha is running  this school of art,  in Tarnaka, Secunderabad, where more than 140  
disciples are being chiselled to perfection everyday.

Professional  Qualification  

1.       Certificate in Kuchipudi Dance from Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University , Hyderabad
2.        M.A ( English ) from S V University , Tirupati
3.        M.A. ( Kuchipudi Dance ) from Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University , Hyderabad with distinction  
and gold medal
4.        Doordarshan Grade 'B'

Performances

  •             Dasara Festival on 6 Oct 2013 in the divine presence of Brahmasri Chaganti Koteswara Rao Garu
  •             Sravani Vaggeyakara Festival 2 Sep 13 organised by Andhra Music Academy, Vizag
  •             World Senior Citizens Day - Oct '12
  •              Ranga Prapancha , Bengaluru Sep'12
  •             Annamaacharya Jayanthi Utsavam 2011
  •          World Telugu Federation 2009 , Coimbatore
  •          Demonstration of Traditional Basic Adavus of Kuchipudi dance as part of 2-day seminar          
            organized by Smt  Saila  Sudha in Aug 2008
  •          Nrithya Kadambam , a tribute to Guru Shri Bhagavathula Rama Kotaiah in 2008
  •          Kuchipudi Festival 2007
  •          In Mahathi Auditorium,Tirupati during Sreevari Bramhostavams  in 2003 , 2004 , 2007
  •          AP Secretariat cultural programme in March 2006
  •          Geeta Saara in Hospet  during the GEETA conference organized by Sri Ganapati
            Satchidananda Swamy in Dec 2005.
  •          Nrityanivali to Sri Bhagavatula Ramakotaiah in Sep 2006
  •          Urvasi Ballet in June 2006
  •          Lakmana Rekha , a social ballet on Women atrocities at Kakinada and Vizag in Jan 2006
  •          At State Bank of India , Hyderabad  in July 2006
  •          In NFTDC ( Defense Organization ), Hyderabad  in March 2006
  •          At NTPC annual function  , Hyderabad in Nov 2006.
  •          In Kadapa  in  Jan 2004  during  “Kadapotsavam”

Some of the items performed so far        

  •          Sreeganapathini
  •          Bhajamanasa
  •        Bramhanjali
  •        Dasavatharaalu
  •        Bhamakalapam

  •        Shabdams
           Krishna Shabdam
           Jhanutha Shabdam
           Manduka  Shabdam

  •        Daruvus
           Modamuna from Siva Pallaki Seva Prabhandam
           Inthiro Eevanamuna from Sasirekha Parinayam

  •        Tharangams
           Alokaye
           Jaya Jaya Ramanadha
           Kalaya Yashode
           Nanda Nandana Gopala
           Neelamegha Sareera

  •        Marakathamanimaya
  •        Narayaneeyam

  •        Jhatiswarams
           Atana
           Mohana
           Hamsadhwani

  •        Thillana
           Brindavana Saranga
           Dhanasri
           Bhoopala

  •        Javalis
           Appaduruku
           Neematalemayanu
           Shivadeeksha paruraalanu
           Smara Sundaranguni

  •        Padams
           Enthachakkani Vaade
           Intha Mohamemira
           Magadochi  Pilichenu

  •        Keerthanas
           Shri Annamacharya
          Alamelumanga
          Muddugare  Yashoda
          Thandanana
          Emoko Chigurutadharamuna
          Vachenu Alamelu Manga
          Alarulu Kuriyaga
          Okaparikokapari
          Devadevambhaje
            Shri Thyagaraaja
           Brovabharama
           Raghunayaka
           Shri Mysore  Vasudevacharya
           Brochevaarevarura
           Shri Voothukkad Venkata Subbayyar
           Sree Vigna Rajambhaje
  •        Ballets
           Annamayya Sreekrishna Tatvam
           Geeta Saara
           Bhagavadgeeta Ballet
           Urvasi Ballet
           Lakmana Rekha, a social ballet
           Girija Kalyanam Ballet

Smt Sreelatha receiving 2 gold medals  from Sri Anumaandla Boomaiah , Vice Chancellor of Sri Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University on 28th
July 2011 at Ravindra Bharathi, Hyderabad ;  one for being  first in university and another for standing first in women category.
The M.A. Convocation
Doordarshan  Grade 'B'
Smt Sreelatha has been qualified  as Doordarshan Grade 'B'
Artist in the selections held on 16 June'12