After a workshop organized for learning the western classical dance of Ballet, city witnessed its finale on Tuesday at Inter-National Institute of Fashion Design ( INIFD ). The workshop was mentored by New Delhi-based artistes Raunak Raut and Harvinder Kaur. The ballet was performed by both kids and adults. Raunak and Harvinder performed with balanced postures and rhythmic movements presented the Italian dance form.
“Ballet is not only a dance form but also a fitness model. Many film stars are learning ballet too as it increases ones' flexibility to a great extent. Once there is a proper training learning other dance forms becomes easier” says Raunak Raut.
Awestruck with their graceful performances, the performance was attended by over 60 people. ‘Leaps’ which is a long horizontal jump and ‘Arabesque’ an extended body posture performed by balancing on a leg was especially appreciated by the audience.
- Sayli Dhodapkar