" Kathak Kalakriti " an institute of Kathak Dance has been founded with a belief that the performing arts oppurtunities should be available to all people,regardless of socioeconomic status.Therefore the institute is determined to promote interest in general public about Indian Classical dance forms and to encourage the young dancers through performance by providing them prestigious platforms,organise seminars and workshops to achieve high degree of proficiency in various types of Indian Classical dance & music forms and to compile,arrange & make ballets on social issues etc. and show them and help in raising moral character & social awareness of people.
Besides that the institute renders financial aid to the deserving students by partially or complete waiving of fees.
The founder of this institute Smt. Shweta Mishra is a Kathak Dancer.She has her formal degree from Prachin KalaKendra University,Chandigarh and been into teaching Kathak Dance since last 7 years.She had her initial kathak training from Smt. Ruby Mishra (wife of Pt. Jai Kishan Maharaj ) and later on from Pt. Jai Kishan Maharaj (son of legendary Padma Bibhushan Pandit Birju Maharaj)