FUN | FITNESS | GRACE | GRATITUDE

A new theme every weekend that lets you explore different aspects of dance from graceful, lyrical Bollywood style fun, fitness through Indian dance and soulful divine Sufi bhajans

Learn Choreography to 'Ghar More Pardesiya'

A live, online Kathak stylization class

About the course

Participant will learn a Kathak based choreography to the song ‘Ghar More Pardesiya’

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Lalita Soni

Lalita Soni has been a student of legendary maestros of India; Smt Saroj Khan for Bollywood, Smt Indumati Lele for Folk and Smt Asha Joglekar and Pt Birju Maharaj for Kathak. She has been featured as a dancer/assistant choreographer in a number of movies like Bajirao Mastani, Dedh Ishquiya, Kalank etc. She gives celebrity Kathak training to artists like Nora Fatehi, Janhavi Kapoor, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Feryna Wahazir and so on.

Course details

Duration of each class: 2 hours

No of classes: 2 classes

Medium of Instruction: English – Hindi

Minimum age requirement: 6 years

Level of difficulty: Beginner & Intermediate level.

Recording will be available for 30 hrs post the class

Teacher: Lalita Soni

Days: 3rd – 4th July (Saturday & Sunday)

Timings: 6.45 pm to 8.45 pm IST

Fees: One time payment

National: Rs.2000/-

International – US$ 75

नट-FIT : Fitness through Indian Dance

Energize | Connect |Enjoy

About the course

A fun fitness regime through energetic Indian dance moves.

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Tarini Tripathi

Tarini is a 4th generation Kathak dancer coming from an illustrious line of performing artists . She is also a fitness coach and was the first in India to start sessions of fitness through Kathak (KatFit) combining kathak movement vocabulary and fitness modules)

Course details

Duration of each class: 1 hour

No of classes: 3

Medium of Instruction: English – Hindi

Minimum age requirement: Anyone over the age of 13 years

Recording will be available for 30 hrs post the class

Teacher: Tarini Tripathi

Course dates: 9-10-11 July (Friday, Saturday & Sunday)

Timings: 7.00 pm to 8.00 pm IST

Fees: One time payment

National: Rs.2000/-

International – US$ 75

Learn choreography to an iconic Meera Bhajan : ' Mohe Laagi Lagan Guru Charanan Ki'

A live, online graceful & divine Sufi Dance

About the course

Participants will learn choreography in semi-classical styles based on Bharatnatyam and Kathak movements.

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Srividya Varchaswi

'When she dances, the world dances with her...' This aptly describes ace danseuse and director Srividya Varchaswi who has on numerous occasions shown how dance can be used as a tool to bridge communities, nations and hearts. Trained in Bharatnatyam, Kathak and Folk forms of India, she received great critical acclaim and popularity for her enactment of Meerabai in Art of Living's production 'MEERA: The Musical', which was also directed by her. In this workshop, for the first time ever, she will teach a choreography to an iconic song from MEERA: The Musical - ' Mohe Laagi Lagan Guru Charanan Ki'.

Sunil Sunkara

Sunil Sunkara is a Kathak dancer who has performed extensively around the world. He holds a Master's degree in Kathak and has been researching the Bhakti traditions of India. While his collaborative work on social media has garnered him millions of views, he is deeply rooted in the Shastric traditions of India.

Course details

Duration of each class: 2 hours

No of classes: 2

Recording available for 30 hours post-class.

Medium of Instruction: English

Minimum age requirement: 6 years

OPEN TO ALL

Teacher: Srividya Varchaswi and Sunil Sunkara

Days: 17th – 18th July (Saturday & Sunday)

Timings: 6.00 pm to 8.00 pm IST

Fees: One-time payment

National: Rs.1000/-

International – US$ 25

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