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DJ Prashant

DJ Prashant

Mar 18th 2018 @ Barrel Room

Portland, OR
I Was There
Holi Hai - 6th Annual Color Festival w/ Jai Ho! Dance Party
Sunday, March 18th, 2018
3:00 PM
Barrel Room
105 NW 3rd Ave, Portland, OR 97209
Holi Hai, the Festival of Colors, is the happiest festival in Portland! We celebrate the coming of spring, the joy of friendship, and equality for all. All nationalities and ethnicities are encouraged to participate! ________________________ Our 6th Annual... Holi Hai - The Festival of Colors Dance Party with Colors It's like the best 5 hours of Burning Man, with colors AND Bollywood! Come dressed in white & dance the night away soaked in Gulal (powder colors). ________________________ SUNDAY MARCH 18 BARREL ROOM 105 NW 3rd Ave, Portland OR ________________________ Hosted by the multi-talented & celebrated Bollywood Entertainer: DJ Prashant Special Guests: DJ Skee ELLIOT ON DHOL MORE TBA! Checkout photos from last year! ________________________ Featuring: Bollywood dance lesson at 4pm Drink specials Henna by donation all night long Holi dance performance at 5pm Holi color throw at 5pm Dhol percussion by Elliot Professional photography Special guest DJ sets by DJ Skee More special guests TBA! ________________________ Details: Doors open at 3 pm – w/ access to inside bar - Party till 8pm! Online advance tickets starting at $17. Your ticket price includes color powders. Strictly NO OUTSIDE COLORS ALLOWED Make sure to wear white, cause this party gets colorful! Colors can be played with ONLY at designated areas All ticket sales are final. ________________________ ABOUT DJ PRASHANT: TEDx Talk: MUSIC: VIDEO: INSTAGRAM: NEWS: “Vanguard for emerging cultural movement” – The Asian Reporter A one-of-a-kind Bollywood showman, Prashant is a singer, choreographer, composer & DJ with a simple agenda; to make people dance all night long to an irresistible blend of world's greatest dance beats. Prashant's effervescent personality & charisma instantly strikes a chord with audiences of all ages & backgrounds. His DJ sets seamlessly transition between Bollywood, Bhangra, TOP40, Latin, Arabic, Carribean, 80s, 90s & other varied genres. An engaging fusion of interactive dancing & DJing in his show transforms any dance party into a full fledged Bollywood musical within minutes. Through his energetic performances, Prashant has moved masses across both coasts of America, Costa Rica, Panama & India. DJ SKEE: Shashi Kiran a.k.a DJ Skee is a dancer and DJ residing in Portland, Oregon. Born and raised in the South Indian cosmopolitan city of Bangalore, Shashi grew up on Bollywood and other Indian regional movies with exposure to diverse cultures, music and dance. His dance style is influenced by Indian classical styles, such as Bharatanatyam, Bhangra, and Folk; and, western staples including Latin, Hip-hop, Contemporary, and Jazz. His love and passion for dancing and music naturally transitioned him into DJ'ing. BRITTANY NEWTON & JAI HO! DANCE TROUPE: This Portland based semi-professional dance troupe is comprised of 25 dancers from all walks of life, united by their love for all things Bollywood. ELLIOT ON DHOL: Our newest addition to the Jai Ho! Dance Party team is the delightful, break-dancing percussionist, Elliot! When he's not on the Dhol, you'll find him free-style dancing or producing music. FAQs: Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event? This is a 21+ event. Please bring valid ID. What can I bring into the event? Come dressed in white in clothes you don't mind getting messy with. Strictly no outside colors allowed. We order high quality color powder & would like to keep this event safe for all. What's the refund policy? All ticket sales are final. We do not offer refunds.