TEJAS THAKKAR has 18 years experience of teaching dance and is conducting his own dance classes named as Rhythm Riders Dance Academy since last 16 years in Dombivli (E) .
He has also worked as a Dance and Aerobics Teacher in SACRED HEART SCHOOL (INDIA’S FIRST ECO SCHOOL) (June 2004 – April 2008) at SHAHAD.
He is a FOOTLOOSE ( a dance competition on ZEE T.V) champion as judged by Shiamak Davar and a Regular winner in Solo and Group dances in Inter-collegiate and Intra college competitions while studying in V.G.Vaze college, Mulund, Mumbai.
He has also performed in various shows within and outside Mumbai , the special ones being the performance in the events like Gladrags Mrs. India, performance with Mehek Chhel (actress of the movie “Nayi Padosan”),Tanushree Dutta (Miss India 2003) Dhrishti and Rezwaan (models of the song ‘Saiyan Dil Mein Aana Re’) and Reshma Bombaywala(model of the song ‘Koi Sehri Babu’), performances with the pop singer Devang Patel , Performance with Rakhi Sawant (Model of the music video Pardesiya remix) etc.
He has also performed in solo dance competition called as Dance Divas on ZOOM T.V. in August 2005.
He has also worked with a school called as Ecole Mondiale (IB World School) in Juhu.
Performance & Choreography Profile of Mr. Tejas Thakkar:
- Choreographed for Facebook India, 2016.
- Assisted and Coordinated Terence Lewis Contemporary Dance Company for National Children’s film festival (NCFF), 2016.
- Choreographed for 12 students – for a promotional episode for “Hanuman Returns” in the Star Plus reality show – “Star Voice of India – Chotte Ustad” – sung by Daler Mehendi titled as “Aasman ko Chukar”.– [December 2007]
- Choreographed for 36 students – who have been a part of Launch of “Hanuman Returns”. Organized by Percept D’mark One sung by Adnan Sami titled as “Black Hole” & and one sung by Daler Mehendi titled as “Aasman ko Chhukar”.– [November 2007]
- Choreographed for the Launch of SONY VideoGame “Desi Adda” organIsed by P9 Events and Entertainment at the Taj-President, Colaba on 2nd November,2009.
- Choreographed for his student “Nilesh Nagvekar” (15) who won 1st prize in a dance competition in E T.V URDU called “Dhina dhin dha”.
- Choreographed for MODEL ENGLISH SCHOOL, Dombivli (E) for std.3rd and 4th who won 1st prize in western dance competition at inter school level —-
- Talent Fest, 2002 organised by Don-Bosco School, Dombivli (w) and
- NRIITYANJALI (a zonal level competition).
- Performed at the hotel “THE LEELA” ,MUMBAI during the product launch of PERK XL,PERK XLL organised by candid marketing.
- Performed with the singer Devang Patel on 8th August 2002 at hotel “SAYAJI”, Indore organized by 3600 (TIMES GROUP) ,sponsored by Maricco hair and care.
- Performed at Turf Club, Mumbai with Devang Patel in “A TIME FOR HEROES INDIA” organized by 3600 (TIMES GROUP).
- Performed at Ramoji Rao Filmcity , HYDERABAD with Devang Patel on 31st December, 2002 which was LIVE ON E T.V.
- Choreographed for fillers at JOSH 2002 (an inter collegiate youth festival organized by National Institute of Event Management).
- Choreographed and performed at the ANNUAL DAY CELEBRATIONS OF THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF EVENT MANAGEMENT and received special prize for Best Choreography and Dancing.
- Choreographed for fillers during “SOCIETY INTERIORS AWARDS” held on 22nd February,2002 at the hotel “THE OBEROI” which was telecasted on SONY T.V. on 19th April, 2002.
- Has worked as an assistant choreographer for a ADNAN SAMI’S show held in South Africa held on 19th July, 2003 ,Namrata Shirodkar being the centre of attraction.
- Performed with Mehek Chhel (actress of the movie “Nayi Padosan”) ,Tanushree Dutta (Miss India 2003) Dhrishti and Rezwaan (models of the song ‘Saiyan Dil Mein Aana Re’) and Reshma Bombaywala(model of the song ‘Koi Sehri Babu’) on 20th October, 2002 at THE HYATT,GOA sponsored by British Airways.
- Performed in GLADRAGS MRS. INDIA 2003 with a pop singer Ishq on 22nd November, 2003 which was telecasted on 30th November, 2003 on SONY T.V. at 10.30 p.m.
- Choreographed for Model English School,Dombivli (E) for std.3rd and 4th who won 1st prize in western dance competetion at NRITYANJALI(a zonal level inter school dance competition) on 7th December, 2003.
- Choreographed for Bandodkar College (IT FACULTY),Thane(w) who won 1st prize at the following places—–
- Intra collegiate festival.
- Kalina University
- Birla College(kalyan)
- Bhavan’s College(Andheri)
- Choreographed for the ANNUAL DAY of AADARSH ENGLISH SCHOOL,DOMBIVLI(E) for JR. KG,STD. 2ND, STD 3RD, STD 4TH, AND STD 8TH held on 9th February, 2004 at BHARAT NATYA MANDIR.
- Choreographed for a SUMMER CAMP held in Lawerence School and Kamla-vihar Sports Complex (Kandivli) in May 2004.
- Performed with Suman Rangnathan actress), Jyoti ( model dancer), Rakhi Sawant and Kamna(model dancer of the song Dadla) on 20th November, 2004 at Nagpur.
- Choreographed for Model English School, Dombivli (E) for std.3rd and 4th who won 2nd prize in western dance competetion at NRITYANJALI(a zonal level inter school dance competition) on 12th December, 2003.
- Choreographed for the ANNUAL DAY CELEBRATIONS of —-
- B.T VIDYALAYA, DOMBIVLI, (E) [3RD, 4TH & 5TH FEBRUARY, 2005]
- SACRED HEART SCHOOL, SHAHAD [5TH FEBRUARY, 2005]
- AADARSH ENGLISH SCHOOL, DOMBIVLI, (E) [7TH FEBRUARY, 2005]
- MODEL ENGLISH SCHOOL DOMBIVLI, (E) [11TH FEBRUARY, 2005]
- JOSEPH HIGH SCHOOL, DOMBIVLI, (E) [20TH FEBRUARY, 2005]
- Choreographed for his own students who appeared in SONY T.V in “ DANCE DANCE ”
|Names -Pair/Couple[SONG]||RESULTS||EPISODE No./ DATE(Tent.)|
|Shreya Patkar & Tanmay Moghe||WINNERS [WITH||2nd/21/1/2005|
|[Gopala Gopala……………]||-HIGHEST MARKS]|
|Shraddha Gopalkriahnan &|
|Rutvika Manudhane[Maine Payal||WINNERS||8th /4-3-05|
|Hitesh Somani & Karan Jadhav||WINNERS||9th/11-3-05|
|Sakshi Naik & Pavan Dusane||RUNNERS- UP||13th/8-4-05|