Event Title: Bollywood Basics Dance Party! – Bhangra Dance Workshop
Inspired by the elaborate dance numbers in Bollywood films, this high-energy dance class mixes traditional Indian dance with upbeat folk styles like Bhangra, Garba and western styles like Hip Hop and Jazz. NO PREVIOUS DANCE EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!
Join the Six Degrees Society community and dive into the musical world of Bollywood, as we learn the basics through a simple and fun dance routine. We are in for a extra special treat, as the class will be led by Ajna Dance Company Founder and Director, Minila Shah.
Minila Shah is an established choreographer and the Founder and Director of Ajna Dance Company. Minila's work has appeared on NBC, ABC's Good Morning America, Viceland, The Food Network, Good Day New York, Refinery29, the BBC and Sky1. Ajna is a performing arts organization that works extensively in arts education in schools, has a professional performance company and teaches adult and children's dance classes across New York.
Before we jump into our class, each guest will engage in ONE curated 15 minute connection, handpicked just for them, based on bios submitted pre-event via this form: https://goo.gl/forms/D8Tvyr3ygwPSwaGF2 . Alternatively, you can update your profile with your most recent info directly in the Six Degrees Society app or email firstname.lastname@example.org with a copy.
Wednesday, December 4th
To Be Announced
About Minila Shah:
Minila Shah is an established choreographer and the Founder and Director of Ajna Dance Company. With over 15 years of experience across 3 continents, Minila has taught masterclasses, performed and worked as a sought after choreographer in the United Kingdom, India, Canada, France and the US. Minila is a versatile and captivating performer whose expertise spans Bharatanatyam, Kathak, Bollywood, Semi-Classical, Garba and Bhangra.
Minila's work has appeared on NBC, ABC's Good Morning America, Viceland, The Food Network, Good Day New York, Refinery29, the BBC and Sky1. Minila appeared on Dancing On Ice as a Bollywood choreographer and has choreographed for additional film, television, music video and theatre projects in London and New York.
$35 for single ticket
FREE for Six Degrees Society members
Cancellation Policy: We have a 12 hour cancellation policy for our events. Please cancel directly in the app, otherwise you will not receive a refund. For members, please note that a no-show or cancellation (less than 12 hours before an event) will result in being charged a $12 fee. Remember, last-minute cancellations effect the people you're matched with – we appreciate your cooperation to ensure everyone has the best experience possible!