This group and these parties are for ANYONE who likes to make friends, socialize and dance Bollywood-Bhangra while doing so.
Every 2nd Saturday is the Bollywood Meetup.
Every 4th Saturday is the Bhangra Meetup.
- Come early at 9 pm to find tables reserved for meetup, get our special drink Chai-tini, watch Bollywood-Bhangra videos.
- Fun and easy to learn dance lessons with Prashant at 10 pm
- Stay late to show off your new moves on the spring loaded dance floor
- Special Bollywood or Bhangra Dance Performance by Prashant's students at midnight
This meetup is organized by Bollywood Dreams Entertainment.
About Bollywood Dreams:
Bollywood Dreams Entertainment is the dynamic event company that brought renowned Mumbai-based DJ SUKETU to Portland’s Roseland Theater in March 2010 for a show that attracted over 800 people. Their second show with legendary DJ Akbar Sami was sold out in both Portland and Seattle!
BDE is also responsible for the popular semi-monthly Jai Ho dance parties at Lola’s Room under the Crystal Ballroom, featuring authentic Bollywood and Bhangra themed music nights.
Mumbai born President, Prashant Kakad (Cornell Alum, and former Intel Engineer) is the multi talented face of BDE. A Singer, DJ, and Dance Instructor, his mission is to enrich Portland’s musical experience by drawing and presenting the best talent, straight from India.
A bonus feature with BDE events is the enthusiasm and interest Prashant generates through his introductory dance lessons and advanced workshops. Participants quickly warm to his personable style, rich choreographic skills and highly accessible teaching approach to some of the world’s most exuberant dance forms.
This multi-talented Cornell Graduate and ex- Intel Engineer is a Bollywood Singer, Dance Instructor, and DJ, spinning an eclectic mix of International dance music to packed houses nationwide.
He has moved crowds across the U.S. including in New York City, Washington D.C. on the East Coast, and from Orcas Island and Seattle to San Francisco on the West Coast with his DJ'ing and LIVE singing.
As a Dance Teacher, Prashant has taught at PCC, PSU, and currently teaches at NW Professional Dance Project.
Prashant has also independently choreographed dances for and performed alongside March 4th Marching Band at the Crystal Ballroom and the Roseland Theater here in Portland.
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