Your Chance for a Sneak Preview of a piece from Blue13's upcoming World Premiere of FIRE & POWDER, Here is your chance. Join Blue13 and LA's hottest choreographers and dancers at the famous Carnival-Choreographer's Ball on Tuesday, June 25th, performing "The Nightengale. The Lark" from Fire & Powder, which premieres at the Ford on August 3.
Grab a picnic, some friends, and get ready to dance!
It is that time of year again: Our free interactive dance session in downtown LA! Join Achinta teaching from the mic and DJ Sandeep Kumar on the console for a very special night of Bollywood and Bhangra at the Music Center's DANCE DOWNTOWN. Outside on the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, this event is for kids, adults, teens, dancers and non-dancers of every level and walk of life. This will get you ready for Blue13's upcoming show, Fire & Powder at the Ford Amphitheatre on August 3! Don't miss out.
BOLLYWOOD BATTLES HIP HOP IN WORLD PREMIERE OF FIRE & POWDER Ford Amphitheatre, Hollywood
August 3, 2013
Achinta S. McDaniel adapts Romeo & Juliet and West Side Story in Blue13's latest piece, Fire & Powder, premiering at the beautiful Ford Amphitheatre in Hollywood for one night only. Hip Hop Capulets battle Bollywood Montagues in the classic tale of star-crossed lovers, portrayed by a cast of more than 20 dancers performing American street dance, funkified Bhangra, contemporary, and other Indian dance styles. Guest choreographers and collaborations with B-Boys, Poppers, Lockers, Bhangra Purists, and modern dancers are at the core of this whirlwind production. Fire & Powder features live drumming and a rousing urban Indian soundtrack including Bollywood, Hip Hop, and Rock hits, and original music by artists from the U.S. and India.
These violent delights have violent ends
And in their triumph die, like fire and powder,
Which, as they kiss, consume.