Specializes in Bollywood, Freestyle, Lavani, Semiclassical, Salsa, Bachata, Latin Ballroom styles, Folk, and Kathak. Taught over 400+ students all around the globe.
US $14.4 per class |
for 1-on-1, 60 mins class
Recommended: 2 classes per week | 12-16 weeks to level up
Pay as you go, 2 classes at a time
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Semi-classical dance is a dance style that uniquely blends Indian classical forms with interesting elements and flavours of other dance styles. This style incorporates elegance, grace, postures, and expressions. It is a non-structured style where there are a lot of variations in body movements, unlike Classical dance forms. The steps and choreographies are not complicated as in Indian classical dance forms. Semi-classical dance allows us to explore and variate our choreography making it easygoing and more interesting, keeping the authenticity of Indian classical dance forms intact. No matter what age you are, you can pick up learning Semi -classical dance. If this triggers your curiosity, then this course designed by the highly trained choreographer, Monikka Kalurkar, is an ideal bid for you.
Lets us learn and explore a beautiful journey of semiclassical Dancing together!
BCA from MIT-SOM College, Pune
MBA from Sinhgad Sankalp Institute
The course structure is designed keeping absolute beginners in mind. However, students who wish to refine the basic concepts of Semiclassical dance may also enjoy these classes. The following concepts will be covered:
Every session will break down as follows:
10 mins: Warm up and fitness drills (This will allow the student to prepare their body for the upcoming dance drills and choreography)
15- 20 mins: Basics of Semi classical dance, hand & footwork drills, and their combinations. (This allows the student to learn the basics of the style, body movement, alignments, and extensions which will help the student to get started with the actual choreography of the chosen song and help them perform with grace, control, balance and elegance)
30 mins: Choreography (Actual application of all the basics and techniques learnt in the previous segment. Also students will learn to master expressions to emote better)
5 mins: Cooldown (Full body stretches and breathwork)
5 mins: Question and Answers, feedback, and discussions
About the Teacher: Monikka Kalurkar is a renowned choreographer, performing artist, and dance coach. She is the Founder & Director at Monika's School of Performing Arts.
Her experience as a performer spans over 20 years and she has been teaching dance for the past 10 years. She has taught over 400+ students around the globe. She specializes in Semiclassical, Lavani, Bollywood fusion, and Freestyle dance styles. She has trained in dance forms and styles like Kathak, Semiclassical, Lavani, Bollywood, Hip-hop, salsa, bachata, Latin ballroom, Jazz, Jazz-funk, Afro, and folk.
She has choreographed for various corporate events, weddings, annual shows, competitions, and social causes in Pune. She conducts offline and online dance workshops across different cities. She focuses on a fulfilling and value-based experience for every student. Her goal is to impact her students through dance and help them enhance their quality of life and their personalities.
Monikka has won various Prizes and performed in Dance festivals in Pune and Mumbai.
Dance has been a miraculous journey for her and she wishes to share the tips and secrets to make your life a bit more filled with flavours with her coaching and dance learning. Will you be a part of her Journey?
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