FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Dance Centre presents the Discover Dance! series
Shiamak’s Bollywood Jazz
Thursday September 29, 2016 at 12 noon
Scotiabank Dance Centre, 677 Davie St (at Granville), Vancouver
Tickets $14/$12 students, seniors and children from Tickets Tonight 604.684.2787 www.ticketstonight.ca
Info: 604.606.6400 www.thedancecentre.ca
The Dance Centre’s popular Discover Dance! noon hour series starts a new season with a colourful, high-energy performance of Bollywood dance. The Shiamak Dance Team, Vancouver will showcase the dynamic fusion of jazz, folk, and modern which is prominently seen in the Bollywood film industry and has been pioneered around the world by Indian choreographer Shiamak Davar.
The Shiamak Dance Team, Vancouver has performed at major events including the Opening Ceremony of the World Police and Fire Games, the celebration ceremonies of the 2010 Winter Olympics, the We Day event at Rogers Arena in 2012, and the Times of India Film Awards at BC Place in 2013 alongside the biggest stars of Bollywood. The Team offers Bollywood dance and workout classes for all ages, at schools, dance studios, and recreation centres, and also conducts dance as therapy classes to individuals and groups with special needs. www.shiamak.ca/vancouver
Discover Dance! is a series showcasing diverse BC-based companies, presented by The Dance Centre, BC’s resource centre for dance, which provides information and services for the profession and the public, and operates the Scotiabank Dance Centre facility.
2016-2017 Discover Dance! season:
September 29 Shiamak’s Bollywood Jazz
October 27 Kasandra Flamenco Ensemble
November 24 the response.
February 9 Grupo America
March 30 Aeriosa
April 27 Goh Ballet
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Media contact: Heather Bray T: 604 606 6412 email@example.com
Discover Dance! Media sponsors: OMNI Diversity Television, City TV and the Vancouver Courier
Official hotel sponsor: Holiday Inn Vancouver Downtown Hotel & Suites
The operations of The Dance Centre are supported by the Canada Council for the Arts, the Province of British Columbia, the BC Arts Council, and the City of Vancouver through the Office of Cultural Affairs.
The Dance Centre
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Level 6, 677 Davie Street, Vancouver BC V6B 2G6 Tel 604 606 6400 www.thedancecentre.ca