Rujuta Vaidya

PositionDance Instructor
Experience10+ years
Biography
Rujuta is a globally recognized Bollywood choreographer and has been responsible for some of the biggest Bollywood musical extravaganzas in the Hollywood entertainment industry. While her training includes a rigorous study in the classical forms such as Kathak and Bharatnatyam, Rujuta has fine-tuned her skills under the tutelage of famed hip-hop choreographer Fatima Robinson (choreographer for Michael Jackson, Prince, Fergie, and Rhianna) and the legendary Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan (Tezaab, Mr. India, Devdas, Taare Zameen Par, etc) to develop her own spin on Bollywood dance. Rujuta has choreographed and/or assisted for such well known shows as: Priyanka Chopra’s debut single “In My City”, Maximum India Festival, Kennedy Center, Washington DC, AR Rahman’s World Tour, Black Eyed Peas The End Tour, Slumdog Millionaire and Wall-E performance at the 81st Annual Academy Awards in LA, Oprah Winfrey Show, Britney Spears CircusTour, “Cheetah Girls 3-One World”, on Bollywood film Rocky, and U.S. Bollywood Awards, among others. Rujuta recently founded The Institute of Bollywood Dance and Film (IBDF), aiming to integrate 2 powerful dance cultures – Indian Classical, Folk and Bollywood dance with Western Classic, Contemporary, Jazz, Urban and emerging forms.
My skill
Bollywood 100%