And what an evening it was!
A big thank you to all those who helped me, put the event together. This wouldn't have been possible without your love and unconditional support.
Firstly, I would like to thank the Chairman of the Dance World Cup, Mr. John Grimshaw because of whom India now has its own qualifier and our wonderful judges Andra and Bogdan for coming all the way from Romania and judging an event of this size. They surely took it completely in their stride.
I would like to thank our sponsors. - ISPTD for sponsoring the event. - Our venue partners Phoenix Market City
- The associate sponsor and print partner The Hindu
- Our Radio partners Fever 104
- Our online partners One Page Spotlight and Events High
- Deivee and Brag for coming on board as our prize partners - Our social media and promotions partner TRIVIUM CREATIONS
- All the impressive creatives designed by Beyond Breath
- Mr. Satyamurthy from Gokaldas Exports - Mr. Manivannan from KSHIP - Mrs. Sengupta from Canara Bank
- The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
- Ullas and Ajitabh from Phoenix Market City
- A big round of applause to all the contestants for making this a true Indian qualifier.
- Big thanks to my friend and MC of the evening Prashanth Rao. - My team of instructors at LVDS : Nakula, Anirvan, Adrienn, Girish, Zu Boo, Archana Kumar, Lional and Likith
- Anil for Photo Fusion - Chinmay for production
- Alexander and his team for sound and light - My dear family and friends for their undying support and a special mention to Mohini, Ruchi, Annu Jamloki, Anuradha Chaudhary, Darshan Machamada, Simran Bhasin, Sailesh and Richa.
- Mr. Madhu and his family for their love.
- A huge shoutout to my team and students; Himadri, Swapoorna, Sanjay, Chandan, Payal, Erica, Mousumi & Alok, Chitti, Pavitra, Kailash and Siddharth.
- Mr. Najeeb Aga and the Volt
I am sure I am missing a lot of names but I must assure you that I have nothing but sheer gratitude for you.