# COURSE WRITE-UP
1 OYP Shiamak's One Year Dance Certification Program (OYP) is a full time course for one year that helps potential dancers nurture their skills in a professional environment. Dance enthusiasts from across the world between ages 15 to 28 are auditioned by Shiamak and selected students make it for the course. The program focuses on technique, training and knowledge in over ten dance styles with specialized training in Shiamak Style. Each year, students with the most potential are then inducted into the Shiamak Davar Dance Company.
2 SHP The Half Yearly Program (SHP) is designed for dance enthusiasts who wish to expand their knowledge base and expertise in various styles and gain a greater perspective on the performing arts. The program encourages them to dance daily with a course structure that introduces them to various dance styles.
3 JOY Shiamak's One Year Dance Certification Program for Juniors (JOY) is a one year program for children between the ages 7 to 14 to get practical and theoretical understanding of various dance styles. One year of training lays a strong foundation for these dance enthusiasts and opens opportunities in the field of the performing arts.
4 INTENSIVES Intensives are short term programs that give dance enthusiasts an opportunity to learn various dance styles. Shiamak’s senior faculty and international guest teachers introduce students to Shiamak Style, Modern & Contemporary, Ballet, Hip Hop, Yoga, Salsa, Ballroom, Shiamak’s Bollywood Jazz™ along with film history & acting workshops.
5 FUNKS & PRESENTATIONS Shows are a platform for students to learn, perform on stage and be a star! Students learn their favorite dance styles through the course, practice choreography and design costumes and properties. They also learn stage performance technique, build confidence, discipline, teamwork and professionalism. Funk shows in spring, summer and winter are held at prominent auditoriums and tickets generally go on sale a few weeks prior to the show for students and their family and friends. Tickets for general public are subject to availability. Courses that do not culminate in a Funk show would usually end with an informal yet professionally organized presentation by the students for the students only.
6 WORKSHOPS, SAMPLERS & PERSONAL TRAINING Dance workshops, samplers and personal training sessions can be customized to individual or group requirements and may be based on dance style, duration and event. Contact us to organize a specially designed SHIAMAK DANCE WORKSHOP in your city, at your home, office, studio or school.
7 SHIAMAK DANCE EDUCATION (SCHOOL PROGRAM) A specially designed program for school children that may form a part of the school’s regular curriculum or be offered as an extra curricular activity within their school premises. The program educates and empowers children with knowledge of various dance styles, the fundamentals of dance technique, aspects of musical theatre and stage performance. It helps students to de-stress, stay active, improve posture and develop a confident, well-rounded personality.