Second Nordic Conference on South Asian Studies for Young Scholars
Bollywood Dance Performance with Pooja Shetty Singh and Dance Bollywood
On the second day of the conference (August 19), the Bollywood dance company “Dance Bollywood” will perform and give a short try-it-yourself workshop.
Dance Bollywood is looking at spreading the colors of India’s diverse culture through Bollywood dance and folk dance within Sweden, starting with Malm? as its base. Pooja Shetty Singh is the founder and artistic director of Dance Bollywood. She was introduced to Bharatnatayam, a Classical Indian dance form at the age of five and soon became interested in other dance forms such as kathak and folk dances during her school years. She has performed in various cultural programs held by her school and also by the Hare Rama Hare Krishna mandir at Juhu during the Jamnashtami Festival. She also won the Best Dancer award at the Summer Funk of 1994 with Shiamak Davar.
More information about Dance Bollywood and Pooja Shetty Singh is available on their official website: http://www.dancebollywood.com.