Shiamak Davar’s dance movement that started with a simple motto of ‘Have Feet. Will Dance’ completed tremendous 25 years on June 4.
After thrilling performance in Mumbai, the ace choreographer, performed in Pune at Yashwantrao Chavan Natyagruha, along with his troop to celebrate 25 years of Summer Funk workshop on Tuesday.
Over the past 25 years, the workshop has explored various themes and concepts and has changed people’s lives forever. This year’s show encapsulated Shiamak’s journey including his struggles, his spiritual calling, his mission and touched upon his global appeal through various dance performances.. Like every year, many celebrity kids like Aaradhya Bachchan, Jahaan Kapoor attended the workshop and performed with other dance enthusiasts.
Speaking on the occasion, Shiamak said, “I would like to thank each one of you who have been a part of this beautiful journey. It is the most special part of Shiamak Davar International (India) Private Limited (SDIPA) and a unique opportunity for students, across the age group of 4to 48 years, to learn the technique of Shiamak style, cool moves of hip-hop and the trademark Bollywood jazz. Summer Funk is a stage that makes dreams come true. In fact, many stars were born on this very stage. Likes of Sushant Singh Rajput, Sonakshi Sinha, Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, Shahid Kapoor, Ishaan Khattar among many others have been a part of the show.”
On continuing the celebrations in Pune, Shiamak said, “Pune has always been special and dear to me. The talent, the potential, the students love is always overwhelming and it’s nice to just surprise them, do a small performance with my dance company. Twenty-five years of Summer Funk is being celebrated all over India so it is really nice to be back in Pune and meet all my students, dance teams and instructors, and celebrate with them.”