AWAKE Indian Dance Festival 2020: Indian Classical dance : Cultural Worksho...

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Jockey Club Black Box Theatre

30 Pak Tin Street

Shek Kip Mei, Kowloon

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Our workshop is designed to translate performance-related arts and skills into interactive in an informal and informative way and specially devise for students in primary and secondary schools. To make the session accessible to everyone, this workshop is using the learn-through-dance mechanism include teaching simple hand gestures (mudras), movement, traditional Indian games and demonstrations of Indian classical dance through which students would understand Indian culture from a new lens.

Target group: Primary, secondary schools and teachers
Speakers: Ms. Neesha Jhaveri, Ms. Oxana Banshikova

NEESHA JHAVERI

One of the founder members of Sri Shakti Academy is Ms. Neesha Jhaveri who is a Kathak performer, teacher and choreographer. It aims to educate the international public in Hong Kong to have a better understanding of Indian classical dance and music and its relevance in contemporary forms of expression. It strives to develop a viable and flourishing audience by giving lectures, demonstrations and conducting workshops. Regular training is offered and encourage dance performers of Sri Shakti Academy by providing opportunities to perform on a professional level.

OXANA BANSHIKOVA

Cosmic Dance was created in November 2009 by Oxana Banshikova, a Bharatanatyam teacher, performer and choreographer from Kazakhstan. It is one of the most diverse and multicultural dance groups in Hong Kong. It aims to popularize Indian dance and create more opportunities for Indian dance lovers to learn and perform a variety of Indian dance forms and create a community of like-minded people and develop a friendship through learning and performing together.

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