Bolly-Kathak Intermediate Online

$69.00 Inc.GST

Inspired by Devdas and Umrao Jaan, our Bolly Kathak course is a semi-classical style with elements of Bollywood and Kathak. If you want to learn how to dance like Madhuri or Aishwariya, then this is the course for you! This online class is at an intermediate level and prior Kathak experience is strongly recommended. If you’re not sure, then send us a message!

Next Online Course

6 weeks: 17 April – 22 May 2021
Time: Saturdays 1.45pm (1 hour class) AEST
Teacher: Ida
Price: $69 (AUD)

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Summary

In this 6 week ONLINE course, you will:

  • Further your knowledge of Kathak dance through rhythmic footwork, spins (chakkars) and hand gestures
  • Gradually learn a complete Bolly-Kathak semi-classical routine
  • Learn a new classical dance item and gradually build your Kathak repertoire.
  • Easily access your class in REAL-TIME via Zoom. Ask the teacher questions during the class and get feedback on your progress!
  • If the time of the class is not convenient, don’t worry – classes can be re-played for the entire course. Learn at your own pace – rewind, re-play and pause whenever you like!
  • Learn from Australia’s top Kathak choreographer, dancer and teacher, with over 18 years Kathak training
  • Access weekly practice videos to support your learning outside of class
  • Have access to a private WhatsApp group, to encourage communication with other students and your teacher

 


Teacher –Ida Ghatge

With over 18 years of dance experience, Ida is a Kathak dancer who trained under guru Shri. Harish Gangani. She has trained across all three gharanas (styles) of Kathak – Lucknow, Jaipur and Banaras. Ida was one of the youngest to complete her diploma in Kathak and went on to complete her bachelor degree in the dance form. Ida also attended the Terence Lewis Dance Academy in Mumbai, and later moved to Melbourne where she completed her Honours in Psychology at Melbourne Uni. An experienced performer, Ida has graced the stage across India, Europe and Australia. Ida currently performs with Sapphire Dance as a Bollywood & Kathak dancer-choreographer. Ida teaches “Bolly Kathak”, a concept merging classical and commercial arts forms of India. Read our interview with Ida in our dance blog!