About Meher Dance
Meher Dance Company is a internationally recognized dance institution. The company is dedicated to advancing the art of Bollywood and Indian dance by creating a platform where individuals can enjoy, practice and learn diverse styles of dance. The company engages in an array of dance related services including but not limited to classes, private choreography, performances, workshops, special events, symposiums, films, music videos, flash mobs, online tutorials and blogs. MDC creative directors work closely with all clients to deliver customized dance productions to meet one's unique vision.
Meher leaders have worked alongside renowned Bollywood dance choreographer Vaibhavi Merchant on Yash Raj’s blockbuster film Dhoom 3 as well as international film projects like Simanaheen. Since it’s inception, Meher has collaborated with many local,national and international artists, establishing itself as a premier South Asian dance company in the Chicago land area and a production entity whose work spans globally.
Meher’s dance classes in the greater Chicago area are culturally diverse and very popular. The classes provide a perfect blend of technique, expression, grace and movement. The company’s focus is to teach a foundation of Indian dance upon which individuals can strengthen their skill set. Meher’s adult classes are just the perfect blend of movement, exercise and fun. And our kid's classes focus on rhythm, technique and expression. All of our classes also touch upon the emotional and cultural aspects of Indian classical and Bollywood dance.
Meher’s premier dance troupe explores India’s colorful culture by encompassing styles of Indian dance from all regions. This includes Bollywood, Bhangra, Indian classical, Garba, Raas and Launi. They have performed for internationally acclaimed artists such as Sonu Nigam, DJ Rekha, Bollywood star Anusha Dandekar and many more. The dance troupe also takes pride having performed for the Mayor, Rahm Emanuel, and the Chicago Sinfonietta Orchestra. It is very involved in the Chicago dance community and can be seen at many local events throughout the year. They also specialize in film and music video productions as well as special event performances. As a dance troupe, they enjoy exploring the fusion of eastern and western cultures in their choreography.
At the forefront of Chicago’s dance scene, Meher Dance Company blends Indian dance with shades of contemporary and hip-hop dance styles to create a truly unique dance experience. Meher strives to build awareness and education for the art of Bollywood and Indian dance through all of our services. Also, our hope is to always spread joy through dance and to inspire people to live and dance with grace!
Meher Dance Company - Dance with Grace