Folk Dances on India
Energy, vitality, authenticity, and antiquity of folk dances of India always attracted Uma and she studied folk dances in-depth at the Indian Revival Group. With her expertise in the folk dances of India, she has received acclaims for her performances of Manipuri sword dance, martial arts-based dances, and dancing on the edge of a sword while balancing many clay pots on her head.
Uma has choreographed numerous dance pieces and dance dramas for students at many prestigious schools and organizations in India.
Uma has performed extensively all over India and in Korea, Hong Kong, China, and Bangkok.
Uma has taught extensively in schools in India
Stage Lighting Design
Some of Uma's lighting design endeavors include lighting design at the Prime Minister House, for the productions of Sangeet Natak Akademi, and the performances of major dancers of India Vaswati Misra and Shovana Narayan.