Kavya Muralidaran, a young versatile dancer, hails from a family with an artistic background. She is the daughter and disciple of Madurai .R.Muralidaran and Smt.Chithra Muralidaran. Kavya Completed her Arangetram at the age of 8, accompanied by Mrudangam Maestro Sri.DA Srinivas in the presence of Guru Padmashree Adyar K Lakshman, Guru Sri Narasimhachari and Smt. Nandini Ramani and was blessed as “Child Prodigy” from all the Chief guests. Her first performance was in the presence of Dr.Kalignar Karunanidhi. She displays such panache and confidence that she always brings a sparkle to the art as a performer and is highly inspiring . Often called as a "child prodigy " her calibre has always been far ahead of her age. Her touring started along with her parents to give several performances in USA, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Singapore, Dubai, South Africa, Kuwait, London etc., She plays lead roles in dance ballets and also presents solo concerts. She is a graded artiste in Doordharshan. She performed an entire margin in Sankeerna Jathi Druva Talam which consists of 29 Aksharas in the esteemed presence of Kalaimamani.Sri.Umayalpuram.K Sivaraman.
Kavya completed her 12 th STD from SBOA school and junior college and graduated from MOP Vaishnav college for women with a bachelors degree in Visual communication and has completed her Masters degree in Bharathanatyam at the University of Madras. She has topped in several dance competitions both inter school and inter college levels. She has currently into choreography for inter collegiate dances which she enjoys .
Listing a few of her programs. She completed her arengetram in 2005 and was selected as the best dancer and winner in the famous TV show Thaka Dhimi Tha (Jaya T.v) for three consecutive years . In 2003 was awarded the title Nrithyaswaroopi by the Indian Arts academy(Australia). Since 2010 has been dancing in Chennail Thiruviyaru . Played the role of Sivagami in Sivagamiyin Shabadham which was staged in FETNA in Canada in 2013 . And also in the numerous shows that were staged this year in Australia , Canada, the U.S. , U.K, South Africa, Kuwait. Kavya has also had an experience with some of the leading Guru's in the field of dance , like Shobana and has been a part of her dance musical Krishna and Maya Ravan . She was also a part of Sri. Narasimhachari, Smt. Anitha Guha, Smt. Sangeetha Ishvarans productions. She recently performed along with Veena maestro Sri. Rajesh Vaidhya and Shankaran Namboodri as a part of trinity Festival Melbourne named Creative spirit (A Veena and Bharathanatyam duo) by Kavya and Sri.Rajesh Vaidhya.Kavya is a regular performer in all the sabha's in Chennai during the dance festival season. Her other interests are she loves pets and nature and has a keen interest in film productions. She recently was awarded the title "Yuva Kala Vipanchee" from Vipanchee Natyalaya.