Maalika Girish Panicker is a uniquely talentedartist who graduated from Kalakshetra, the renowned college of Fine Arts in Chennei, India. A popular face on Singapore television, Maalika G. has performed in numerous stage productions from the experimental to the purely traditional.Apart from performing widely in Singapore, Malaysia, India and Australia, she has also worked with eminent artists such as Dr. Vyjayanthimala Bali. As a dance Guru,Maalika G. has over 14 years of teaching experience in Bharathanatyam and Mohiniyaattam at the Singapore Indian Fine Arts Society(SIFAS). She has conducted over 14 Arangetrams (dance debut) for her students. Maalika is very well-known for her costume designing that adds to the dancer’s presentation on stage.Her unique conceptualization of themes such as womanhood (Sthri), Ganges, Dasavatharam, Valli-Deivanai Kalyanam etc. has left a lasting memory among the audience.Maalika G is also renowned for her choreography that takes into account all aspects of the aesthetics of the dancer. Maalika G. strives to share her passion for the aesthetics of fine arts through AAKASH GANGA. With pleasure in her job and perfection at work, Maalika Grish Panickker is a dancer, a choreographer, a teacher, a mentor, a confidant [??], an artistic director…..
She is at the forefront of inscribing a new chapter of Indian dance in Singapore. More..
Currently Maalika is teaching Bharatanatyam and Mohiniyattam at Aakash Ganga.