Kiranmayee Madupu is a Bharatanatyam dancer and choreographer who trained under Guru Hemamalini Arni. She has performed extensively in India and abroad, in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, London, Birmingham, Yorkshire, Lancashire, etc. She is the founder of “Hema Arangam—The Golden Platform”, a cultural enterprise that offers Bharatanatyam lessons and promotes performing and visual arts through innovative initiatives. She is an IT engineer by education but has decided to take up Bharatanatyam as a career. She is also a vocalist, accomplished painter and a freelance graphic designer.