Dance Styles

BHANGRA

Bhangra, a folk dance originating from Punjab has now become one of the most enjoyed, celebrated and practiced forms of dance around the globe. Over time, it has been infused with traditional and other western fusion forms. Bhangra is displayed at cultural and community events as well as wedding celebrations, New Years, etc. 

Beginner to Advanced classes lead by qualified instructors with over a decade of Bhangra experience that teach the basic fundamentals and rhythm of Bhangra steps and their origin.

BOLLYWOOD

Beginner to Advanced Bollywood classes lead by DWF Instructors that teach basic to complex choreography blocks set into routines through techniques of rhythm, skill and teamwork. Our curriculum consists of a variety of teachings from Kathak, Contemporary, Modern Jazz, and Cinema Bollywood.

Putting together story telling routines to challenge the skill set and growth of our students. Classes run all year round and conclude at our annual Musical, where students show case the magic of Bollywood Cinema.

GIDHA

Led by Ms. Meera Gill

With over 30+ years of experience in dancing, singing and theatre, this woman of substance teaches DWF students the history and purpose of this symbolic Folk Dance, also known as the clapping dance. Originating from the Punjab region of India and Pakistan, this dance style focuses on the ancient storytelling from one woman to another.

Many of our students love taking this class, as it gives them the opportunity to learn new movements and easily showcase their expression while creatively displaying feminine grace and elegance.

HIPHOP

 A mixture of western styles, mainly consisting of Hip Hop and Contemporary. In this class we focus on strength and skill learning and building. Students enjoy this class as it gives them the opportunity to learn new movements and sounds to our favourite English tracks.

LADIES CLASSES

FREE LADIES CLASSES 2020

Cardio dance is a great way to improve coordination, memory and stamina. At DWF, we pair together and repeat simple yet encouraging choreography blocks. All levels welcome, the only requirement is loving to dance!

 

Ladies Bhangra | Ladies Gidha

Many of our dancers love taking this class, as it gives them the opportunity to learn new movements and easily showcase their expression while creatively displaying feminine grace and elegance.