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India: history & culture in dance

Day & Date: Sunday, 19 August 2018
Time: 14:00 - 17:00
Facilitator: Swapnil Dagliya
Level: Open Level
Location: Polariteit, verkortingstraat 55, 9040 St. Amandsberg
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Fee: €35

India is a culture with a rich history and diversity and dance is an integral part of this diversity.  From its various classical dances to folk dances from different regions of India; there is so much to know and learn from. 

In this workshop, Swapnil will introduce you to the different aspects of dance in India and give you information about how it has influenced the history and culture. Through a lecture + video presentation he will introduce you to the mudras (hand-gestures) and teach you small combos from the different folk dances around India. You will learn about the evolution of Indian Film Dance (Bollywood) over the years as well. 

We will close the workshop by learning an advanced beginner level Bollywood Jazz choreography. Swapnil will also be preparing some Indian snacks that you can enjoy at the end of the workshop. 

* Pre-registration is compulsory. No drop-ins will be entertained. 

Earlier Event: August 18
Krysalis Workshop with Kami Liddle
Later Event: August 21
Cuban Salsa + Bachata: Summer Series