About Grace And Grooves: An elite-work award winning Indian Dance Company based in Irving(Texas), Lewisville(Texas), Plano(Texas), Frisco(Texas), Carrollton(Texas) that specializes in Authentic Indian Folk Dances, Bharatnatyam, & Bollywood/Tollywood(Movie Dances).
All our programs are certified by Master Faculties from India and have some of the best universities curriculum(s) that do not require any approval of authentication due to extensive research and degrees in Indian Performing Arts that our choreographers pursue or have. Our founding member, Hetal Nagaraj has bagged 18 titles/awards in Indian Dance Competitions for Indian Folk Dances, Bollywood And Bharatnatyam ever-since 1999 by providing freelance, technique focused, creative, & competition choreography in Indian Folk Dances and Bharatnatyam as well as her guru(s) original art-works. Read More Here. All our choreographers are experienced in handling students of all ages and have in-depth knowledge of their specialization.
Call - 972 979 2559 NOW to book your trial class at Irving, Frisco, Plano, Carrollton, and Lewisville areas. We offer private group lessons in Grapevine, Flowermound and Southlake Areas. Every year, Grace And Grooves successfully completes NAVARASA(Navrasa) as per NatyaShashtra(NatyaShastra) in all dance programs and their related categories.
Our Bollywood Program includes Tollywood Dances(Telugu) and Other Indian Movie Dances in ALL Languages and remixes as well.
Programs By Grace And Grooves | Nruthyakala Dance Academy | Mirchi Dance Academy :
Bharatnatyam Curriculum : Adavus, Mudras, Nritta, NRITYA(NRUTHYA, nrutya), NATYA, & Elements of NatyaSastra(NaatyaShashtra)and Application without forsaking rules. Starts Yearly from Introductory Bharatnatyam, Allaripu, Pushpanjali(will include-Guru Pranam-Vandana, Namaskaram(Arangetram)and Short-Shlokas), Jatiswaram, Shabdam/Shabhdam, Varnam, Padam, Thillana, Various Dance Dramas and Arangetram. You may continue to pursue post-arangetram courses and obtain Master Degree from our affiliated universities. All with theory and our program follows guidelines of university.
(Certified And Non-Certified Programs): Techniques, Rules, Costume/Jewelry, Regions, Variations, Versions And Application Guidelines: State-wise Indian Folk dances from Jammu & Kashmir, Bihar, Punjab, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Kerala, Odhisha, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Manipur, Goa, Uttar Pradesh, Assam, Sikkim and West Bengal. Styles Within Folk Forms from various regions are taught as well. Indian Folk Dances such as Bhangra, Gidda, Dandiya, Raas, Gagar, Sambalpuri, Kshetriya, Kallaripatt-Kalaripayattu, Kolattam, Padayani, Koli, India's Tribal Dances, Kummi Adi(Kummiadi), Bihu, Chirmi, Garba-Garbhaâ€‹, Dodhiyu, Lavani, Tippani, Garbi, Ghummar/Ghoomar/Ghoommar, Teratalli, Tera talli, Kalbelia, Garbi, Kumari and many other indian folk dances are taught. Differences between VARIOUS INDIAN FOLK DANCE CATEGORIES ARE ALSO TAUGHT.
Bollywood/Tollywood-All Levels, Bollywood-Tollywood Folk As Per Indian Movies, Famous moves to creative artistic choreography on Bollywood/Tollywood songs. Other Indian Movie Dances in ALL Indian Languages are also taught.