Let’s Dance: Bollywood
From Mumbai to Footscray, join us for a four week series of Bollywood dance as part of our movement inspired Let’s Dance workshops series. Bollywood dance is a vibrant and high-energy performance style, born from the largest film industry in the world. Learn routines to popular Indian cinema soundtracks from world-class dancer and choreographer Joshinder Chaggar from Studio J Dance.
Open to all ages, levels and abilities.
WHEN: Wednesdays, 25 September – 2 October, 7pm – 8pm
VENUE: Basement Theatre
COST: $16 casual or $120 floor pass (all 12 Let’s Dance sessions)
ABOUT THE TUTOR:
Joshinder has been teaching and performing Bollywood dance for 18 years! She has worked in Melbourne, Sydney, Mumbai, Karachi, Dubai and Munich. She studied Bharatnatyam (Indian classical) as a child and later explored modern contemporary dance. She has also taught ‘Movement for Actors’ for five years at the National Academy of Performing Arts in Karachi. Currently she teaches Bollywood, South Indian street dance & Bolly-Bhangara at Studio J Dance. She also conducts ‘Laughter Dance’ classes at Laneway Learning. She is also a Performance Art artist and creates & performs experimental dance theatre. Her latest venture was the experimental dance drama ‘DEVI’, as part of the Emerge in Yarra festival.
1-Joshinder Chaggar. Image by Jessica Ibacache.