Gone are the days when artistes sat at home when they were not shooting. Not any longer. Today, actors use their time productively. Ameesha Patel who is not seen on the big screen for some time is learning Latin and Ballroom dancing from choreographer Sandip Soparrkar.
Sandip has choreographed 7 Khoon Maaf, Mangal Pandey and Kites among others, and has popularised Bollywood dance on international platforms. He has also choreographed icons like Britney Spears and Madonna and bollywood stars like Hrithik Roshan, Priyanka Chopra, Kajol, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. His present student is Ameesha Patel.
Few people know this that Ameesha is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer and is now learning Salsa, Jive, Cha-Cha-Cha, Samba, Tango and Waltz. Ameesha says Sandip is an expert in latino styles of dancing and more important super fun to dance with. Sandip Soparrkar says Ameesha pays attention to techniques and he is confident the audience will get to watch her son nin a dance based film.
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