SATURDAY, JUNE 5TH
DOUBLE TOUCH? TRIPLE STEP? WHICH IS IT!? (CHOREO 101)
Panelists: Amolika, Shruti, Suhani, Arvind
Choreography is one of the most important aspects of competitive performance and has evolved tremendously over this circuit’s history. Join this session with raasers who were heavily involved in the choreography process for their teams to get tips on Where to Begin, Musicality, Creativity, Layering, and more!
RAAS COME IN ALL SHAPES AND SIZES: (FORMATIONS 101)
Panelists: Kush, Arjun
Our circuit performances are so memorable not only because of choreography, costumes, and theme, but also because of visually dynamic and aesthetic formations. Join this session to hear experienced raasers discuss their formation-creation thought process!
Panelists: Amolika, Atish, Bhavik, Neel
We all know what good execution looks like, but how do we efficiently and effectively teach it to our dancers? Join this session to hear tips and tricks from experienced captains as well as judges’ perspectives on things to focus on!
ANOTHER CHIPOTLE FUNDRAISER!?:
(TEAM FUNDRAISING 101)
Panelists: Ashwin, Sanika
Swing by this session to hear from a couple raasers who helped their teams navigate and overcome the financial hurdles that most university teams face.
Our circuit’s incredible costumes don’t wear themselves - come by this session to learn all aspects of raas-garba circuit costumes (both male and female)
LEARN SOME CHOREO!:
Enjoy the first of two sessions dedicated to learning choreography from memorable sets of recent history. Bring your dandiyas and join to learn the first Raas segment of CMU Raasta’s Everest set, “Alya Choriya Rane”, taught by Amolika Srivastava!
BEATS OF RAAS:
Panelists: G-tam, Kushal
A great performance goes hand-in-hand with a great mix. Join this session to hear experienced garba-raas circuit DJ’s discuss general mixing techniques, recommended software, and more!
Join us and your circuit peers for a fun game of Kahoot! where we test your deep-rooted knowledge of collegiate Garba-Raas history!