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Kunaal and Payaal, the future Bollywood dancing duo

Kunaal Shrivastav

ShareKunaal  Shrivastav, born 23 April 1994, has been dancing since 1999.His first dance performance in grade 0, at his graduation ceremony, when his teacher introduced him as the next ‘Salman Khan’. Since his first performance, his parents, realized their son had a hidden talent yet to be discovered. Since then, there has been no looking back for him. Sister Paayal Shrivastav, born 30 December 1997, also first danced in grade 0 at her school graduation ceremony. And once again a star in the making was visible. Both Paayal and Kunaal perform solo and duo routines that one cannot compare as being any different from watching a Bolly movie. Kunaal has  developed a unique art of mixing his own music and dance routines. Both siblings versatile in their dance performance AND plan their own variations and deviations to best suit their …

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Not just another Bollywood festival…Vaisakhi Mela

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ShareThe showcase auditions for next week’s highly anticipated Vaisakhi Mela (Punjabi/Sikh) New Year event taking place 3rd April, at the George Lea Sandton Sports Club was exceptionally electric! The Vaisakhi Mela 2011 is an extraordinary event designed to offer emerging artist career advancement opportunities to artists and to raise funds for charitable organizations around Gauteng. Festival Director Naufal Khan, Ganesha Communications goes on to say that “a diverse selection of pure art forms that encompass our South African culture with a burst of Punjabi will amaze patrons all day long. The Vaisakhi Mela 2011 will be showcasing a very unique and selective entertainment component that will set a new benchmark for quality, authentic Indian entertainment of the Punjabi community.” Showcase Auditions: Ushi Goshalia, Creative and Cultural Director for the Vaisakhi Mela was highly impressed with the talent that registered for …

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