It takes courage, consistency and compassion to create something that brings the
whole world on the same stage, quite literally! In a time when dance held a limited
definition, Shiamak Davar took upon himself the task to expand the horizon and create
a platform for dance enthusiasts to express themselves. A movement that started
with a motto of "Have Feet. Will Dance." spread far and wide and today, as millions
of dancers have one number of their mind, we celebrate the Spirit of 25!
SHIAMAK Summer Funk started in 1994 as a workshop where students from ages four
to eighty four learnt their favourite dance styles and performed on stage in front
of the live audience. Shiamak found the stage as his second home, and wanted to
share the joy of dance and stage performance with one and all. He firmly believed
that everyone who had the interest, could dance. Today, as the world celebrates
the Silver Jubilee, a glorious legacy of 25 years, the impact has been phenomenal.
This year the show will celebrate its 25 years. Tracing Shiamak's journey, his struggles,
spiritual calling, his mission, its global appeal and of course, the success. With
memories from the initial days, the landmarks, the epic moments and special memories,
this show will be a grand celebration of all that the show has achieved over the
The Summer Funk stage has been home to many stars. In fact, many stars were born
on this very stage and often visit back to a place they call closest to their heart.
The likes of Sushant Singh Rajput, Sonakshi Sinha, Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, Shahid
Kapoor, Ishaan Khattar and many more have been a part of Summer Funk. The next generation
of Bollywood is also actively participating in this show based workshop.
dream that began in a studio with seven students is today a global phenomenon. A
stage that makes dreams come true has positively impacted the society at large.
A mission that started off as "Have Feet. Will Dance." has extended to " Have Spirit.
Will Triumph." 25 is a tribute to his spirit of making dreams come true, creating
milestones, making memories and creating a community where everyone speaks the language