Learn Bollywood Dance – a cultural fusion of music and dance styles made popular in the movies of India.
Indian film musicals have created a popular dance movement that has taken hold in the US. Through a demonstration of Bollywood dance styles, Jhumi and her friends illustrate how cultures around the world connect and grow from each other. Students learn various elements of Indian dancing in the movies compared with classical training. As they practice typical Indian gestures and Bollywood dance moves, students explore their own strength and ability to adapt to things that are “different.”
|Subject(s)||Dance, Music, Social Studies|
|Standard Length||45 min|
|Room Set-Up||Clean floor with room to dance|