Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022

Shiamak Davar


'I started at 23, and at 59, I'm still dancing': Shiamak Davar

April 29, 2021 12:13 pm

"Deepika is a really good dancer. Alia picks up everything. Nora is a lovely, gifted dancer. But, my favorite would be Helen ji -- an epitome of class," says the ace Bollywood choreographer on the occasion of International Dance Day

Astad Deboo was way ahead of his time: Shiamak Davar

December 10, 2020 7:51 pm

I think now people have become aware that people have understood that whether you're Western or Indian or a mix of both, you're original, and that's important. He was original

Dance helps introverted kids to open up: Shiamak Davar

March 11, 2020 6:09 pm

"Parents often tell us that their children show an improvement in their academics because of our classes. The reason behind this is primarily that their focus increases as they have something to look forward to, they get to do what they like and enjoy."

Shiamak Davar revisits Dil To Pagal Hai, the movie that changed the way Bollywood danced

May 06, 2019 7:19 pm

As the Bollywood awards season concludes, we catch up with Shiamak Davar, the man who is responsible for choreographing most of the dance performances during these events.

When audiences see Shahid, Sushant and Varun perform, they recognise their training: Shiamak Davar

March 20, 2018 1:54 pm

In a career spanning two decades, choreographer Shiamak Davar has changed the way dance is perceived in India. He has worked in films like Dil To Pagal Hai, Taal, Dhoom 2 and Jagga Jasoos. Through his academy, he continues to train aspiring dancer.

EXCLUSIVE Shiamak Davar on working in Jagga Jasoos: Ranbir Kapoor interpreted my choreography best through his expressions

July 13, 2017 4:25 pm

Choreographer Shiamak Davar talks about his experience of working with Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif in Jagga Jasoos which has 25 songs in it. He reveals why he didn't face any trouble shooting the song, 'Ullu Ka Pattha' even after Ranbir and Katrina's break up.

I will never direct dance based film: Shiamak Davar

March 18, 2016 5:16 pm

Shiamak Davar says he is not certain if he will ever step into direction but if he does, it will be anything but a dance-based film.

Salman's dance from heart strikes chord with audience: Shiamak Davar

March 13, 2016 1:47 pm

Shiamak Davar says audience love superstar Salman Khan's dance performances as he does it with his heart and soul and not just body.

Kriti Sanon the next big star: Shiamak Davar

January 17, 2016 4:30 pm

Shiamak Davar says actress Kriti Sanon is the "next big star" in Bollywood.

SRK used to stand outside my dance classes for Gauri: Shiamak Davar

January 13, 2016 6:56 pm

Shah Rukh Khan was a loving boyfriend to wife Gauri too as Shiamak Davar reveals.