Dance Bangalore.com is the brain-child of Madhu Shetty. He is a corporate trainer, amateur theatre actor and most importantly, a serious dance enthusiast. According to Madhu Shetty this wouldn’t have been possible without the dance instructors who have agreed to be a part of “Mission 2015.” Mission 2015 aims to make Bangalore the ‘Dance Capital of India’ by 2015. Immediate goals are as follows: Make it easier for people of Bangalore to locate the best dance instructors and studios in the city. Provide a preview/review about instructors and dance studios before joining the dance classes. Make available the very best instructors in pockets of city where demand is high but lacks professional instructors. To enhance viability for instructors who have taken the bold step of making a career out of teaching and performing dance.
Latin dance which includes Salsa, Merengue, Cha cha, Jive, Bachata and Rueda de casino. Middle Eastern: Bellydance Indian: Bharatnatyam, Kathak, Kuchipudi, Mohiniyattam and Odissi. Western: Imperial Classical Ballet, Jazz Others; Hip Hop, Contemporary.
Most classes in Bangalore follow a 2-3 month plan with an option to upgrade at the end of it. Typically two classes a week, eight a month. There are a wide range of locations to pick from all over the city. Starting with Koramangala, BTM Layout, Bannerghatta Road, Sadashivanagar, Vijayanagar, Sarjapur Road, Marathhalli, J.P.Nagar, Jayanagar, Richmond Road and Vasanth Nagar. Fees: Admission fees range from Rs. 1,200 – Rs. 2,000 depending on the dance form and the location chosen.