Wednesday, December 25, 2013

Announcing The Vanaver Caravan World Dance Workshops and Performance Schedule in Udaipur

 After months of careful discussions with Vanaver Caravan dance troupe's founder director, dancer/choreographer Livia Vanaver and their India program co-ordinator, dancer/choreographer Miranda Ten Broeke regarding the world dance and choreography workshops we will offer, and program planning with our colleagues in Udaipur, we are finally delighted to announce the imminent arrival of the VC team on January 5th 2014 to Udaipur and their subsequent teaching schedule & performance date in the city.

January 2014 Teaching Team

VC founder directors, famed dancer/choreographer Livia Vanaver and her virtuoso/ composer husband Bill Vanaver, and two of its greatest dancers, Riverdance tap dance legend & Kungfu master, Joel Hanna; and VC’s beloved Udaipur project leader, Miranda Ten Broeke.

January 2014 Teaching Schedule:
Besides intensive children’s dance classes at St. Matthews and the Badi government tribal school, VC’s 2014 Udaipur schedule includes a “Women’s World Dance & Choreography Workshop” from January 6th to14th; and a “Women’s Martial Arts Workshop” from January 15th to 23rd. Livia and Miranda will lead the women’s dance workshop and focus on holistic dance & movement training to boost all participants’ confidence, grace, flexibility and expressiveness. Kungfu black belt and dancer/choreographer, Joel will teach the martial arts workshop and present fluid self-defense techniques to enhance women’s strength, balance and poise.

Class Timings

Women’s World Dance: Jan 6-13, 3:30 to 4:30 pm & 4.40 to 5.40 pm, Café Nirvana Dance Studio
Women’s Self-Defense: Jan 15-23, 5:00 to 6:00 pm, Café Nirvana Dance Studio, Sajjanghar Road.
Heartbeater VC classes: children - 6:00 to 7:00 pm; young adults - 7:00 to 8:00 pm, Jan 6-13, R.K. Mall

Awards and Celebrations
All students will receive Certificates of Achievement and perform in Recital Parties at the end of their course. A final performance recital for all groups will be hosted by Shilpgram on January 24th.

Invitation to Udaipur

We invite all of Udaipur’s aspiring dancers to participate and we’re certain they will be delighted by VC’s teaching talent and creativity. The WZCC’s assistance has been priceless; but special credit must also go to our other project partners like Bharat Verma of Heartbeaters Dance School, Mrs. Madhu Sareen and Mrs. Purvi Mistry for their inspiring cooperation and Sajjangarh’s Café Nirvana Dance Studios for classroom space.

For info on enrollment, class fees, etc. please see BMCT’s project blog or contact Rita Dixit-Kubiak: email -; mobile - 869-637-3193