Emiko has been teaching street, Bollywood and other styles of dance all over London and UK for schools, studios, fitness clubs, hen do’s, charities such as the British Red Cross and for individuals for the past six years and enjoys being able to share her skills and passion for dance.
Her love for Bollywood film initially lead her to start classes in Indian dance seven years ago. Through the classes she was invited to join a Bollywood Dance company that she has been a part of for the past five years. Progressively Emiko has expanded her training to other forms of classical Indian dance including bharatnatyam, folk and kathak. She has danced with many dance companies and is experienced in performing on stage, corporate events, festivals, TV, commercials and film.
Emiko also spent a year in California where she joined a Hindi Film Dance crew alongside her studies and competed in National Bollywood Dance competitions under choreographer Nakul Dev Mahajan. Her experience in America made her determined to train harder and use dance as a mode to change lives and to inspire others to achieve their personal goals.
Pritika is an experienced dance and fitness instructor from India and has taught students from all ages and abilities. Apart from working as a Bollywood dance instructor, Pritika has an extensive performance experience, dancing in films and also in front of live audiences in the presence of renowned Bollywood celebrities and has also managed stage shows in India and abroad.
Pritika started training in the Indian Classical Dance style – Odissi at the age of ten. Later on she studied various dance styles such as Hip Hop, Salsa, Contemporary, Jazz, Rock and Roll, Cha Cha and Merengue. She has experience in various folk dance styles like Bhangra, Dandiya and Garba and has also been exposed to the basics of Belly Dance. She soon discovered her passion for Bollywood dance – a combination of all these varied dance styles, and since then she has not looked back.
Pritika believes in constantly expanding her horizons and is currently pursuing a Masters degree course in Choreography at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance in London.
She is extremely passionate about teaching and brings with herself a fresh perspective to Bollywood Dance, through a unique style of classes combining high energy workout with exciting dance routines, aiming to achieve better fitness, flexibility and strength, as well as an environment of stress-free learning and immense fun!
Olivia has over twelve years of exprience teaching and performing Bollywood dance, street dance, African, contemporary, ballet and other dance styles. From theatre and TV to corporate jobs and choreographing dance performances for theatre schools and corporate events to teaching for children and adults, Olivia is an all-rounder in the professional and teaching dance world.
Olivia has been involved in the performing arts since she was very young and has danced professionally after graduating from Middlesex University. She fell in love with bollywood years ago, has performed in Bollywood and runs her own Bollywood performance company. Her versatile dance background and experience allows her to creat great fun-filled traditional Bollywood and fusion classes.
Olivia loves to teach dance to all ages and abilities as she believed it increases confidence and is an excellent way to stay fit, healthy, creative and happy.