Shalu Menon is a popular artist who is known for her excellence in acting and dancing. Born at Chenganaserry, Shalu did have a passion over dancing from her school days onwards. Grown up under the atmosphere of music and dance, she started her formal training started at the age of five under the guidance of her grandfather Natyacharyan Sri Tripunithura Aravindakasha Menon.
She is a talented choreographer who has received innumerable honours for her exceptional talent in classical dance. During her career, Shalu had been the member of Central Board of Film Certification and member of ATMA. She has also performed dance in USA, UAE, UK, Oman, Qatar, Singapore, Malaysia and other foreign countries. Being a celebrity dance and dazzling choreographer is the principal and chief faculty of JayaKerala School of Performing Arts founded in 1959 by her grandfather Late Shri.Thripunithura Aravindaksha Menon, a famous dancer of Kerala.