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Friday, April 12, 2013


A Bollywood Dance Workshop will be conducted by famous choreographer Gilles Chuyen in the Wisdom Hall of El Sawi Cultural Center in Zamalek on Saturday April 13, 2013 from 12:00 to 3:00 PM.
The idea behind the Bollywood Dance workshops is to communicate the energy and fun that imbibes Indian cinema. Gilles Chuyen will teach the participants the remarkable techniques of Bollywood Dance Style. The workshop will be presented free of cost to a spontaneous audience of all ages and interest levels. 

Gilles Chuyen - trained in France in Folk, Modern Jazz, Ballet and Contemporary dance styles - has been working in India since 1994 with various dance forms such as Chhau Mayurbhanj, Kathak and Bharata Natyam. His repertoire includes contemporary solo works such as Rasa - the dance of emotions with which he toured France and India, and many group pieces such as Colours, Prakriti, Devotions & Dharma with his dance company In Step.
His Bollywood career includes ad campaigns, stage shows in China, Hong Kong, the U.K., Australia (choreography for the Sunidhi Chauhan's show as the Finale of the Art Festival of the Commonwealth Games - Melbourne 2006) and South Africa. He is the choreographer and artistic director of Bollywood Love Story, a Musical directed by Sanjoy Roy which has been touring Switzerland, Austria, Germany, South Africa, Spain, China, Japan, Russia and Italy for the last few years. His association with Bollywood comprises also of work on feature films as a choreographer and actor – dancer.
Gilles has been teaching Bollywood dance style extensively in India, U.K, U.S.A and South Africa

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