Tarantismo is a dynamic group of dancers trained in styles like Belly dancing, Kathak, Bharatanatyam, Jazz, Bollywood and Indian contemporary dance.
Story Behind The Name
‘Tarantismo’ literally, is the medical term for the ‘unconditional desire to dance!’ The story goes that in the 15th century, in a small town called Taranto, people were bitten by a venomous spider which caused them to break into frenzied dancing, the term ‘tarantismo’ was coined as a result.
We dance euphorically, expressively and fearlessly. We definitely have a severe case of Tarantismo.
HOW IT BEGAN
Tarantismo was founded in 2006 under the leadership and vision of Arati Punwani Sunawala, making Tarantismo the pioneer of Belly Dancing in Bangalore.
The company is currently by Deepthi Shetty & Anusha Hegde.
We pride ourselves on being one of India's most recognised dance companies! Tarantismo has participated and represented our country at various festivals and events such as the Asia Global Belly Dance Festival in Singapore, Artists in Action in Mumbai, Pro Danza in Italy,A Magi Temple in Florida, India International Dance Congress and Salamat Masr, a Belly Dance Festival in Cairo, Egypt.
The company has performed on famous television reality shows such Dance India Dance, India's Got Talent, Dance Dance, and Dance Plus.
Tarantismo is extremely passionate about Dance & wishes to Spread the joy of Dancing to immeasurable precincts by creating opportunities for emerging dancers to take up DANCE - A performing art as a lucrative career option.
We conduct community classes for Belly Dancing across Bangalore and Delhi.We provide customized private classes & workshops. The team is well equipped & highly proficient to deliver specialized performance sequences at various corporate events, wedding functions & Thematic social Get togethers across the country. Wedding sangeet choreography is another feature where in the team shows extreme excellence.
Team Tarantismo comprises of highly trained Dancers who have been pursuing this for over a decade!
Instructors & Performers of Dance being their primary role, these stand as the principal support system for Tarantismo Creative Dance company.
Various departments of the company viz Business Development, Accounts, Production Management, Marketing, Creative Direction & Events are effectively & professionally handled by the team members themselves!
THE PILLARS OF TARANTISMO
Founder / Arati Punwani Sunawala
Director / Deepthi Shetty
Managing Partner / Anusha Hegde
Creative Head / Gauri Kokatay
The Company consists of an extended team of about 15 Dancers who are trained to conduct dance classes, & to impart their knowledge in Dance to students of all ages in centres across the city.
The dancers work rigorously towards building performance skills in order to deliver spectacular stage sequences suitable to various events!
CORE TEAM MEMBERS
Also Primarily Dancers & Instructors of Dance, this group of core team members step in to ensure the smooth & uninterrrupted functioning of the ancillary operations of the Company, such as management of community classes, social media marketing, dance festivals & events, artist management etc.!
Bellydance BEGINNER batch - BANGALORE
INDIRANAGAR (THE SWINGERS) - Saturday: 12:00pm- 2:00pm
FRASER TOWN (LEAP YOGA & FITNESS) - Monday & Wednesday : 7:00pm - 8:00pm
FRASER TOWN (LEAP YOGA & FITNESS) - Sunday : 9:00am - 11:00am
BELLANDUR (BSPA) - Sunday: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
HSR LAYOUT (DSHOWSTOPPERS) - Tuesday & Thursday : 8:00pm - 9:00pm
WHITEFIELD (SPRINT SQUARE STUDIO)- Sunday - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
KADUBEESANAHALLI (THE BEAT STREET STUDIO) - Saturday - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
BANASHANKARI (SHADOWS DANCE STUDIO) - Sunday - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Bellydance pre-intermediate batch - BANGALORE
INDIRANAGAR (THE SWINGERS) : PRE-INTERMEDIATE BATCH - Saturday :10:00am - 12:00pm
TARANTISMO DEMo &WORKSHOP SERIES
20th OCTOBER 2019 [KORAMANGALA] Bollywood Workshop By Anusha Hegde
Come join us for a super fun Bollywood Choreography Session!
Time : 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Venue : Dance People, Koramangala 4th Block, Bangalore
Fee : Rs.600
To register call 888-4754-888
12th OCTOBER 2019 [BANASHANKARI]
Belly Dance Workshop By Anusha Hegde
On popular demand we are heading to South Bangalore this month!
Time : 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Venue : Shadows Dance Studio, #28, 80ft road, Padmanabha Nagar, Banashankari
Fee: Rs. 300 + GST
To Register click the tab below.
11th OCTOBER 2019 [BANGALORE] Belly Dance Workshop By Anusha & Deepthi
Cooke Town! Here we come! A super fun belly dance fusion workshop by Anusha Hegde & Deepthi Shetty! You don’t want to miss this!
Time : 7pm - 9pm
Venue : The Studio, Cooke Town, Bangalore
Fee : Rs. 600 (On spot Rs. 700)
To Register, click the tab below.
For shows bookings and other queries please contact
PH : 8884761444 / 9535325325