From Indian To Western, Explore Awe-Inspiring Dance Lessons At Kolkata’s Kalakshetra

If you’re looking for dance classes in Kolkata to let your child pick up spectacular skills within a short span of time and at affordable fees, explore the possibilities at Kalakshetra. Our esteemed faculty provides training in different types of dance forms across the world. We specialize in both Indian and western dance forms. Our dance lessons include Odissi, Kathak, Bharatanatyam, Contemporary, Fusion, Folk, Western and more. Dance is one of the most acknowledged art forms all over the globe and if your child takes interest in it, let the star shine. Each region in India and in different parts of the world has their own and unique culture, customs and traditions which are expressed through varied dance forms. Our teachers are trained professionals specializing in each genre.
Odissi: One of the pre-eminent classical dance forms of India which originated in the Hindu temples of the eastern coastal state of Odisha in India. Its theoretical base trace back to ‘Natya Shastra’, the ancient Sanskrit Hindu text on the performing arts.
Kathak: One of the main genres of ancient Indian classical dance and is traditionally regarded to have originated from the travelling bards of North India referred as Kathakars or storytellers.
Bharatanatyam: A pre-eminent Indian classical dance form presumably the oldest classical dance heritage of India is regarded as mother of many other Indian classical dance forms.
Contemporary: A style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Contemporary dancers strive to connect the mind and the body through fluid dance movements.
Fusion: A type of contemporary American partner dance that combines different dance styles to create a new aesthetic. It is typically an improvised, lead-follow approach to dancing that does not conform to any particular defined dance styles.
Folk dance in India that are performed across villages and cities are Bhangra, Garba, Kalbelia and Bihu. Bihar: Jadur, Kathaputli, Bhako, Jhijiya, Karma, Jatra, Natna, Bidesia, Senkela Chhau, Jat-Jatni Bidpada, Ramkhelia.
Western dance: Also called Country and Western dance encompasses many dance forms or styles, which are typically danced to country-western music, and which are stylistically associated with American country and/or western traditions.

ODISSI DANCE-


Odissi or Orissi is one of the pre-eminent classical dance forms of India which originated in the Hindu temples of the eastern coastal state of Odisha in India. Its theoretical base trace back to ‘Natya Shastra’, the ancient Sanskrit Hindu text on the performing arts.

 

Kathak DANCE-


Kathak is one of the main genres of ancient Indian classical dance and is traditionally regarded to have originated from the travelling bards of North India referred as Kathakars or storytellers.

 

Bharatanatyam DANCE-


Bharatanatyam, a pre-eminent Indian classical dance form presumably the oldest classical dance heritage of India is regarded as mother of many other Indian classical dance forms.

 

Contemporary DANCE-


Contemporary dance is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Contemporary dancers strive to connect the mind and the body through fluid dance movements.

 

Fusion DANCE-


Fusion dance is a type of contemporary American partner dance that combines different dance styles to create a new aesthetic. It is typically an improvised, lead-follow approach to dancing that does not conform to any particular defined dance styles.

 

Folk DANCE-


Folk dance in India. that are performed across villages and cities are Bhangra, Garba, Kalbelia and Bihu. Bihar: Jadur, Kathaputli, Bhako, Jhijiya, Karma, Jatra, Natna, Bidesia, Senkela Chhau, Jat-Jatni Bidpada, Ramkhelia.

 

Western DANCE-


Country/western dance, also called Country and Western dance, encompasses many dance forms or styles, which are typically danced to country-western music, and which are stylistically associated with American country and/or western traditions. …

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