Bellydance Rhapsody, Students Showcase
Bellydance Rhapsody, Students Showcase
BELLYDANCE RHAPSODY, Students Showcase is our attempt at bringing Latin and Bellydance as its purest form to Bangalore as we groove to tunes from Turkey, Egypt, Lebanon, Gulf Region, Palestine, Puerto Rico, India, Morocco and Spain.
We, at Anubis Nirvana Latin & Bellydance, have worked very hard to make the event bigger and even better this time. Be it Beginners, Intermediate, Advance or Professional levels, we have all worked as one family.
Our show is authentic in every sense. Be it our accessories, props, costumes, music or dance forms, everything is in the original form !!!
Our students showcases are made up of many elements (choreography, staging, musical selection, light design, effects, scenography, etc, but the CLOTHING together with the artists is fundamental when it comes to expressing ideas and being able to satisfy our public.
Don’t forget to be there on Saturday, 20th July 2019 at Alliance Frainçaise Auditorium, Bangalore, Tickets: 350 Rupees.
Bio of our Artistic Director:
ANUBIS NIRVANA, is an International renowned Teacher, Choreographer and Artistic Director, since 1996. Member of International Dance Council, UNESCO.
“Amazing,” “Mesmerising,” “First-Class,” “Perfection, ” “a Queen” are among the international press and specialised critics descriptions of her Art.
Her passion for the Art of Dance was engendered in a familiar artistic environment at an early age, dedicating her life to the globalisation of this Art ever since.
The career of Anubis Nirvana began on stage at the age of 7 in her native country Venezuela. Anubis’s formal dance foundation initiated with jazz, rumba, flamenco, salsa, merengue, cumbia, bachata and tap, in Caracas, under the leadership of Mercedes Quintero Dance School.
In 1996, Anubis” started her training in Belly Dance at the Middle Eastern Dance Exchange in Miami, Florida, under the leadership of Masters: Tamalyn Dallal, Maria Jammal, Lamis, Jillina, Ansuja, Hanan, Amir Thaleb, Horacio & Beata Cifuentes, Nourhan Sharif, Jihan Jamal and Bozenka. Quickly distinguished developing an elegant, classic, powerful, earthy and charismatic style for Bellydance.
Anubis continued to flourish her Art under the tutelage of world renowned Master teachers in Miami, New York, Los Angeles, Spain, Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria, Dubai, Yemen, Oman, etc.
She founded 3 dance schools in Caracas, Muscat and Bangalore.
1. CARACAS, Venezuela: “ANUBIS NIRVANA Danza Arabe “in 2005, She spent time training dancers and producing a myriad of events ranging from TV (PORTADAS, CHANEL 4), radio ( 101.1 FM), theatre shows (Teatro Don Bosco and C.E.A) and outdoor festivals (International Dance Day by UNESCO and Ultimas Noticias Newspaper Anniversary). She is very proud that her dance school in Venezuela was the first one to introduce Bollywood dance style; this achievement was even recognised by the TV channel Venevision, which broadcast many times our dance performance.
2. MUSCAT, Oman: “ANUBIS NIRVANA Latin & Bellydance ” since 2008, where she has students from different countries, also many interviews with local newspapers and magazines like: Times of Oman, Hi, The Week, “Y”, The Observer, Muscat Daily, Mar’a, Faces, Thursday, Oman Tribune. She created 3 different Latin Dance workshops for the summer camps at the Catholic Church in Muscat from June and July 2008-2009-2010. In March 26th 2009, Anubis and her students participated in a charity event, where the Royal Family from Oman was present: Dance Muscat Dance 2009, we delight the audience with different performances: Rumba Flamanca from Spain, Egyptian Bellydance, Bomba from Puerto Rico and Drums from Venezuela.
3. BANGALORE, India: “ANUBIS NIRVANA Latin & Bellydance ” since 2009 She guided her dance school as a Choreographer, Teacher and Artistic Director, which is now settled in Koramangala 3rd block, with regular classes of Egyptian, Turkish and Lebanese Bellydance, also Latin Dance: Merengue, Salsa, Reggeaton, Rumba Flamenca, Joropo, Plena, Bachata, Cumbia, Paso Doble, etc. We had 3 sold out students showcases at Alliance Francaise Auditorium: “Raqs Bangalore”, ” Lets Dance Bangalore” and “Mistica”. They also performed for different charity organisations and Orion, Phoenix and Forum Malls.
Anubis Nirvana’s global trajectory has captured the admiration of other remarkable artists in various artistic realms. In December 2010, she travelled to Caracas to be part of an International Dance Festival, where she taught Omani Folk dance, she had the pleasure of sharing the stage with Master Mahmoud Reda (founder of the famous REDA TROUP from Egypt). In 2013-2014, she were invited by the Venezuelan Embassy in Delhi to perform and to give a speech about Venezuelan Folk Dances, organised by the Embassy of Spain, and many others to promote Venezuelan culture in India. Since 2017 she is the official Spanish translator for Master Farida Fahmy (Egypt) and Master Amani (Lebanon).
Anubis continues to globalise Latin & Bellydance on and off stage and has established a dance-training program accessible to all audiences, parallel to her work as a Choreographer and Artistic Director for ANUBIS NIRVANA Latin & Bellydance.