MIM to conduct month-long Summer Dance Camp

Gangtok, 26 Jun:

Gangtok-based dance academy, Music In Motion [MIM] is organising a month-long Summer Dance Camp 2018 from 01 to 28 July here at the academy dance studio below Hospital Dara. The dance camp will have experienced and professional dancers from in and outside the State as instructors.

Addressing a press conference here this afternoon, MIM advisor, Amir Gurung informed that the camp will provide training in different dance forms. He further informed that there is no age limit to apply for the camp.

The camp will have experienced and professional dancers with Sagar Croctopus for Urban Basics form, Ashis Das for Urban Hip-Hop, Abhinandan Moktan for Salsa and Yeshu Lama for Contemporary. The camp will be held under the supervision of Suraj Ido, a member of popular band Wild Ripperz Crew from Nepal which finished Dance Plus season 2 as the first runner-up.

He informed that the first 10 days of the camp will be basic training in different dance forms for participants by MIM co-founders, Pravesh Tamang and Durga Subba and instructor, Mac Mamir.

“Only after providing basic training to participants for ten days, experts from outside will take classes in the camp,” Mr Gurung said.

As a part of the camp, MIM is also organizing a street battle for the first time in Sikkim on 22 July at MG Marg.

The dance battle is open for all and has categories of all styles [One Vs One] and breaking [One Vs One], he informed

MIM co-founder, Mr Tamang mentioned that the main objective of this dance battle was to promote street dance and hip hop culture.

“This dance battle is the first of its kind in the State and will have the participation of dancers from Sikkim and outside. We hope that this dance battle will motivate our local dancers to represent Sikkim in the national and international level of dance battles in the near future,” he expressed. He informed that top two dancers in the battle will be provided with cash prizes.

Interested can contact MIM and its instructors for registration.