Sharda Devi Samaroo is a passionate Kathak dancer and an active company member of Panwar Music and Dance. She has been learning Indian classical dance since the tender age of 5, and has accomplished a lot in such a short span due to her strong foundation in another classical discipline -Bharatnatyam. She has completed the intensive training Kathak program under the tutelage of Shri Hemant and Vaishali Panwar. As a company dancer she has also conducted Kathak workshops in Toronto and Richmond Hill along with teaching junior classes at the Panwar Music and Dance Academy. Sharda has also had the privilege of collaborating and working with artist of different classical dance styles, and in doing so she has had the opportunity to perform in various productions all over Canada including Thunderbay, Saskatoon, Regina, Hamilton, and innumerous programs in and around the GTA.