Semi-Classical dance classes in London
Our Semi-Classical Courses offer the opportunity to spend three on a set choreography. Over the course of these three you will expand your knowledge of Classical Indian dance and widen your repetoire of expressive Bollywood dance. Each session covers foundation footwork and hand movements.
Please note: previous Classical Indian dance training is not essential. Course dates and information to follow below.
- November Cycle: Monday 20th & 27th November and Monday 4th December
- Time: 7-8.30pm
- Location: The Place, 16 Flaxman Terrace WC1H 9AT
- Duration: 3 x 90 minute sessions
- Capacity: 30 participants
- Cost: £65 for 3 weeks
- Please note: we do not offer this class as a drop-in or pay-as you go option.
About the Instructor: Annaika Ahuja
A professional classical dancer, choreographer & performer for two decades – Annaika’s choreographic creations are straight out of a Bollywood movie. The majority of her training was in India, which influences her performance & choreography values. One of them being meaningful choreography that speaks to the emotion & purpose of the music.
An accomplished Bharatanatyam teacher & performer both in India & internationally, she’s also trained in Contemporary & Bollywood styles and has been a Choreographer & Curator for several Classical productions in the UK.
What to expect from Annaika’s classes
The style: a desi blend of traditional semi classical, indo-contemporary flow & lyrical bollywood.
More than just choreography: Classes will focus on training & basics of Semi-Classical, imparting in-depth knowledge of the art form. Expect to be a part of a creative & immersive space for an interactive dance experience, with the opportunity to combine soulful compositions with emotive storytelling through movements & expressions.
Class is open to everyone – You don’t need to have previous classical training or knowledge. Love dance, love bollywood? Come along and flow with us.
Looking for another dance style? See our full CLASS TIMETABLE here.