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Bhangra Dance Fitness Workshop with Gurdeep Pandher

Gurdeep's classes are a fun introduction to bhangra dance and culture, as well as a great fitness activity. During the workshop, Gurdeep teaches 4 to 6 top bhangra moves one-by-one. To make the learning process easier, he breaks down all the moves into several smaller pieces. When all the moves are well practiced, everybody dances the moves to uplifting Bhangra music.

Grade Suitability:

K-12

Maximum Class Size:

Class size. (Can also be done in larger groups in school gyms.)

Time Required:

1.5 hours. (Can be tailored to 1 hour if needed.)

Language of Instruction:

English

Communities:

All

Gurdeep Pandher

Gurdeep Pandher is a Whitehorse based Bhangra artist and author. He creates performances pieces that bring people from all backgrounds together to promote inclusivity and diversity. His performances and videos have crossed many borders and are watched by millions from all over the world. Gurdeep's works have been published by BBC News, CBC National, The Globe and Mail and many international art and media organizations. Gurdeep has taught Bhangra at many schools in Yukon and Canada, working with students from K-12. He is also a dance instructor at the Yukon College.

Contact: 867-336-3344

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