Regatta Kala Kendra was established by leading Indo-Canadian dancer, choreographer and teacher Harikishan S Nair. The name Regatta was named after his dance school in kerala, in thiruvananthapuram, Regatta Cultural Society found by his Guru Smt. Girija Chandran, whose artistic vision has inspired him and moulded him as an Artist. The word Regatta means 'boat race' or rowing towards the success. The Academy is at the forefront of training in Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi and Mohiniyattam, the south Indian classical Indian dance forms. Regatta Kala Kendra was founded with the vision of engaging future generations of Canadians in this rich classical dance forms. Classes will be conducted in two different locations in GTA -Downtown Toronto on Friday/Saturday -Scarborough on Sunday -Online Skype classes is also available upon request.