The inauguration of practical hall ‘Abhyasashala’ for School of Performing Arts was held on 22nd September 2017 at REVA University. It is dedicated to the Legend of Kuchipudi Dance form, “Padmabhushan” Dr. Vempati Chinna Satyam, the one who is synonymous with the name of Kuchipudi and who is believed to be “Apara Siddendra Yogi”. The Inauguration was done by none other than his senior most disciple, ‘Kala Ratna’ Guru Smt. A. B. Bala Kondala Rao, an eminent Kuchipudi Artist and a Guru par excellence. The traditional pooja was followed by a lecture on the “Choreographic Brilliance of Dr. Vempati” by his Shishya, Guru Smt. A. B. Bala Kondala Rao. Hon’ble Registrar Dr. M. Dhananjaya. Dr. V. G. Talawar – Advisor, REVA University. Dr. Vasanth Kiran – Professor and Director, School of Performing Arts, REVA University, faculty, staff and the students of the School of Performing Arts were present at the event.