Founded in 2015, BEYOND Bollywood is dedicated to advancing the concepts of cultural diversity, equality, respect and community inclusion through Bollywood dance. Apart from bringing together Bollywood dancer practitioners, the company has developed sustainable partnerships with numerous non-profit organisations, universities, private and social enterprises in community dance projects, with the aim of raising public awareness on finding value and providing opportunity for those who are often overlooked in Hong Kong.
Beneficiaries: Infants and Children, Youth, Women, Men, Elderly, Physically Disabled/ Challenged, Mentally and Emotionally Disabled/ Challenged, Medical Conditions, Families and Community, Ethnic minorities, Children with special education needs
Top 3 challenges:
- Rent expenses of art space
- Decreased income of operating staff
- Fundraising for operating expenses
Impact on beneficiaries:
We have been offering a weekly Bollywood dance program with 2 classes led by 2 dance teaching artists for people with Down syndrome in collaboration with Love21 Foundation since 2019. provides opportunities for individual expression and creativity. DANCE gives participants performance opportunities in an encouraging environment, improves rhythm, encourages a healthy body image and self-confidence, tones muscles, improves posture, balance and coordination.
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