8th Bollywood & Multicultural Dance Festival on July 2 & 3

8th Bollywood & Multicultural Dance Festival

The organisation of the 8th Bollywood Festival and Multicultural Dances in Greece culminates with two unique dance performances at the Dora Stratou Theater (Saturday, July 2 and Sunday, July 3, 2022).

With the seductive choreography of Bollywood and the Indian element at the forefront, the founder of 1st Bollywood Dance Academy Greece Anna Dimitratou, accompanied by members of the Academy and a number of internationally recognized teachers and dancers, gradually lead us from the dance tradition of East and West as evolution of this tradition today.

Thus, we will all become “mysteries” of the eternal dance creation, giving the great message that Art gives birth to civilization, unites, but above all elevates man to the realm of joy, which is his true nature!

Big names like the Professional Dancer, Teacher and Choreographer based in California USA AMIT PATEL, the internationally renowned Indian dancer, teacher and choreographer SUMON RUDRA, KINGA MALEC from Poland, the famous choreographer and dancer S LAVESH PRITMANI Professional dancer, choreographer and dance teacher Bhangra, VINATHA SREERAMKUMAR from Spain, PAVAN PRASAD from Germany, CAROLINA RUBIO Bollywood teacher and dancer from Spain, the Bollywood dancer and choreographer AMINE AMOURA from France, the excellent dancer Tannoura HASSAN BOLBOL AL TANNOURA from Egypt, as well as large dance groups from Greece and abroad who will travel the world dance and movement.

As part of the Festival (July 1-3, 2022), there will also be dance seminars by great teachers, the 7th International Bollywood Dance Competition , a mini Bazaar and Indian food, a happy welcome party and many other activities.

* During the 2 big Performances of the Festival, the Urban Fauna of the Municipality of Athens (Animal Adoption Program), the Voice of the Child (Association for the Support of Children with Cancer) and the Environmental Organization WWF Hellas will be with us!

The Bollywood and Multicultural Dance Festival was held for the first time in 2013 and has been honored under the auspices of the Ministry of Culture and Sports, the Hellenic Tourism Organization (EOT), the Municipality of Athens, the International Dance Council (CID) and the Indian Embassy in Athens. It is organized by the Artistic Studio Oriental Expression and the 1st Bollywood Dance Academy Greece , in collaboration with the Hellenic-Indian Society of Culture and Development (EL.IN.E.P.A.) .

The Festival will take place at the historic “Dora Stratou” Theater in the center of Athens, against the backdrop of the green hill of Filopappos (1-3 July 2022) and is one of the largest cultural dance events in Greece.

Tickets can be bought from Viva.

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