1507 Se 39th Ave, Portland, OR
Music & dance transcend language, nationality, skin color & other labels. As 2016, a year marked by an intense presidential race comes to a close, let's connect on the dance floor to celebrate our unity in diversity.
After rocking Jai Ho! party across the west coast this year, DJ Prashant returns to Portland for the Bollywood NEW YEAR'S EVE party at the historic Hawthorne Theatre. And he is bringing some of Portland's best performers together for a grand celebration to make you dance into 2017, Bollywood style.
Party Favors for the 1st 100 to enter, Henna by donation, Live music, Indian hor d'oeuvres professional photography & more await you.
Bollywood Dreams Entertainment Presents:
JAI HO! DANCE PARTY:
BOLLYWOOD NEW YEAR'S EVE IN PORTLAND
Prashant - Singer, Dancer, DJ
Early bird tickets starting at $25.
1507 SE 39th Ave, Portland, OR
• FREE party favors for first 100 to enter
• Dance Lesson w/ Prashant @ 10 pm
• Henna by donation all night long
• Dance Performances by Jai Ho! Dance Troupe, Laura Blake, Praveen Ram & Justina (LED Hula Hoop Dancer)
• Special guests TBA
• Professional Photography
• Dance non-stop, all night long with DJ Prashant
Doors open 8:00 pm (lounge), 9:00pm (main hall opens)
Address: 1507 SE 39th Ave, Portland OR 97217
Limited tickets will be available at the door, $35 till 10 pm, prices subject to increase afterwards.
More info: http://JaiHoNewYear.com
JUSTINA JOY NASHIF:
JUSTINA fell in love with hooping 4 years ago and her love affair is still going strong. She enjoys spreading the hoop love, inspiring others, and being inspired.
Laura Blake is a Tribal Fusion Bellydancer with 22 years of performance experience in a variety of performance arts, including classical flute, voice and dance. She fuses Bellydance, Modern, Locking and Butoh into a personal improvisational blend which emphasizes authentic expression and empathetic connection that creates a different world for her audience. Laura dances with a transformative passion that captivates onlookers and unveils a tale of precision, elegance, and strength.
JAI HO DANCE TROUPE:
This Portland based semi-professional dance troupe is comprised of 25 dancers from all walks of life, united by their love for all things Bollywood.
PRAVEEN LATA RAM:
West African Bhangra Fusion Dance By Praveen Lata Ram. Praveen Lata Ram has been dancing since the age of 12. Her earlier inspirations began with breakdancing, popping and of course the moves of Michael Jackson, and without any instruction or classes in dance, she began her own dance style.
A one-of-a-kind Bollywood entertainer, Prashant is a singer, choreographer, MC & DJ with one simple agenda, to make people dance all night long to an irresistible blend of world's greatest dance beats. Prashant's effervescent personality & charisma instantly strikes a chord with audiences of all ages & backgrounds. Through his energetic performances, Prashant has moved masses across both coasts of America & many places in between - including in Las Vegas, NYC, Chicago, Washington D.C., Bay Area, Los Angeles, Montana, Virgina, Idaho, Seattle and Portland. His interactive dance lessons in his DJ set ransform any dance party into a full fledged Bollywood musical within minutes.