Kalapriya Center for Indian Performing Arts presents India’s artistic diversity through performing arts (dance, music, theater, and story-telling) that preserve traditional South Asian art forms, and that build bridges between the performing arts and our contemporary lives.

To further this mission, Kalapriya embraces multiple genres of the Indian performing arts to engage audiences, empower students and build community. Kalapriya serves all Chicagoans at its studios and in public and private performances, in addition to the public and private schools and the underserved communities within the City of Chicago. Kalapriya works to enhance the
understanding of diversity in the citizens of Chicago. Kalapriya is a not for profit tax exempt 501C(3) foundation located in the City of Chicago.