|Sanjay Kumar Joshi is the first-ever male to do Vilasini Natyam.|
|Sattiriya is the traditional dance of Vaishnava sattras monasteries in Assam. Shankara Deva instituted Brajavali as the language of Sattriya compositions, not Sanskrit or Assamese.|
|T. Balasaraswathi regularly
featured Radhakrishna Naidu, an AIR artist on the clarionet in her dance
('Western connection' by Sriram Venkatakrishnan in The Hindu Friday Review, Aug 8, 2008).