Sadhana - Parvyn and Josh

Explore the rich culture of Indian music and dance with Sadhana -covering both traditional classical and folk styles through to Bollywood techniques. Learn classical dance moves, how to “speak tabla”, hear the magic of the sitar, and get your head wobbling Indian style with this interactive and fun performance. Learn some signature dance moves like 'the lightbulb', as well as how to tell stories through dance and expression while having fun and being active.

Parvyn (Bombay Royale) has grown up performing Punjabi folk "Bhangra" dance as well as hip-hop, breakdance, and salsa. Her choreography is a mixture of classical and modern dance moves, which is what Bollywood is all about. This started when she was five with the Dya Singh World Music Group, and now taking the world by storm with her band The Bombay Royale. She will have everyone up and dancing, trying things they have never done before in a fun and easy-going way.

Josh is a renowned multi-instrumentalist who accompanies Parvyn on the Indian sitar and tabla. Classically trained on sitar in India from Smt Manju Mehta, a student of Pandit Ravi Shankar. Josh has performed all over the world, including at the prestigious Saptak music festival in Ahmedabad India. He brings his knowledge of Indian instruments and music to the audience in a way that's easy to understand and learn, including how the instruments are made and played.

 ON CALL

TOUR DATES

On Call term 4

IDEAL FOR YEARS

F - 10

DURATION

50 mins + Q & A

Optional Workshops: Available on request and tailored to individual school needs

FEE

Base rate of $750 +GST for up to 130 students with additional students @ $7 each LESS Eligible Subsidy

 

AusVELS Links: The Arts, The Humanities - History, Geography, Civics and Citizenship, Languages

Artforms: Dance, Music

VCE Links: Dance

General Capabilities: Intercultural Understanding

Key Themes: Cultural understanding, History, Artistic development and discipline

Sadhana explores the rich cultural stories of Indian music and dance, from traditional and folk styles through to new Bollywood techniques. Learn classical dance moves, hear the magic of the sitar and get your head wobbling Indian-style with this interactive and fun performance.

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Metro: 3rd Oct 2016 to 22nd Dec 2016
Regional: 3rd Oct 2016 to 22nd Dec 2016

Parvyn and Josh
Duration: 50 mins + Q & A
Artforms: Dance, Music
Minimum fee: Base rate of $750 +GST for up to 130 students with additional students @ $7 each LESS Eligible Subsidy
Suitability: prep, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6, Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10
Maximum Student Attendance: 130