Smt. Preetha Arun was initiated into the Kalakshetra style of Bharatanatyam under the tutelage of Padmashri Kalaimamani Adyar K. Lakshman. After her Arangetram (dance debut) in 1986, she received advanced training under the tutelage of Sangeetha Kala Acharya Kalaimamani Smt. Radha - a torch-bearer of the Vazhuvoor style- a rich dance tradition.
Preetha’s dance career spans over two decades with performances in India and abroad. Preetha has performed in prestigious organizations such as
The Music Academy,
Kartik Fine Arts,
Kapali Fine Arts,
Mylapore Fine Arts Club,
Narada Gana Sabha and
R.R.Sabha in Chennai.
Chowdiah Memorial in Bangalore
Tamil Isai Sangam in Pollachi
Kambar Vizha in Gobichettipalayam
Fund Raiser for Mata Amritanandamayi in Boston
Indian Independence Day Celebrations, Boston
75th Birthday Celebrations for Sathya Sai Baba in Puttaparthi and many more...
Preetha Arun is a graduate in commerce from Stella Maris College, Chennai and holds an M.B.A degree from the University of Madras.