About the Founder – Anjali
Originally from Mumbai(Bombay), Bollywood choreographer and Zumba Fitness Instructor Anjali Savla is a pioneer of Bollywood Dancing in Singapore. Founder and Artistic Director of Bolly Dancing Singapore and Co-Director of Bolly Dancing Mumbai, Anjali combines her formal Indian classical dance training with 18 years of contemporary Western dance and fitness experience. Her ‘East Meets West’ dance fusion and unending love for Indian music are appealing to all dance fitness fans and have created awareness about benefits of Bollywood Dance & Zumba Fitness island-wide.
A specialist in Mass Bollywood & Zumba workshops, Anjali has conducted sessions for up to 6,000 enthusiasts at one go. She regularly holds corporate dance and fitness based team-building sessions island-wide and trains students for dance festivals, TV shows and auditions. She trained her students to represent India at international dance festivals in Europe and Thailand. Anjali also trained dancers for the Bollywood blockbuster movie ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ starring famous Indian actor Shahrukh Khan. She choreographed dance and trained Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan for his performance at a private function. Anjali also choreographed dances for ‘Natchathiram’, Vasantham TV channel’s reality show. Anjali’s passion for dance includes Indian folk dances such as Bhangda (North Indian folk dance), Assami (folk dance of Assam), Dangi (folk dance of Maharashtra), Santhal (Bihari folk), Kargattam (South Indian folk dance), Garbo and Gajiyo(Folk dances of Gujrat), Tera-Taal & Ghumar (Rajastani folk dance). Among Western dances, Anjali is passionate about Salsa, Hip-Hop, Jive and Jazz, in which she received formal training.
Anjali is an American Council on Exercise® Certified Professional and a licensed Zumba Fitness, Zumba Toning, Zumba Gold, Zumba Sentao Zumba Gold-Toning, Zumba Core & Bokwa Fitness Instructor.
Anjali is the creator of the following trademarked courses: BollyDancing, BollywooDBlinG, BollyFitness, BhangraFitness and BollySalsa. Her enthusiasm is contagious while her energy and charisma create a fun environment that makes her classes exciting and inspiring, allowing you to get rid of your inhibitions and really let go through the dance.
Anjali's La Convention
Raffles institutions workshop
Singapore Chinese Girls School - BhangraWorkshop
Raffles Institute - Bhangra Workshop on Racial Harmony day 2012