Udgaar : Asawaree has branched out of her parent concern and almamater
Nrityabharati Kathak Dance Academy, by the Name of Udgaar, where she gives training in pure classical kathak- an attempt to carry forward the work of Guru Rohini Bhate.
Udgaar has a few clear objectives, and the social aspect related to art has been one of its main focus. Working towards this end, Udgaar has jointly staged ballets ‘Bhairava Bhavataarak’ & ‘Darpan’ the proceedings of which have been donated as charity.
In its foremost aim of taking Kathak to the masses, Udgaar has organized concerts in Pune :- ‘Samanvay’ – staying eminent male exponents of all the major schools of Kathak & ‘Shraddheya’ – a tribute to Guru Rohiniji, and a series of concerts, – ‘Dagar Chalat’ – featuring acclaimed soloists carrying forward the traditions of their respective Gharanas – may it be vocal, or instrumental, that is percussion to be specific, and of course, Kathak!