The welcome song, along with the magic show, provided a flying start to ‘Dhoom Machale – 2015’ held on Friday, April 17, 2015, at Salmiya Indian Model School (SIMS), Salmiya. The function, organized on the occasion of 5th Anniversary of Dhoom Dance Group, commenced with the lighting of the lamp by the Chief Guest Mr. Satishchandra Shetty.
Other eminent guests who graced the occasion were Mr. Renjith Pillai, Marketing Manager of UAE Exchange Co., Mr. Sudhakar Shetty & Mr. Ramesh Kidiyoor. The Souvenir release by the Chief Guest was followed by welcome speech by the guests and mementos were handed over to them as an appreciation for honoring the show with their presence.
Mementos were also awarded to the sponsors and the performing artists. The main sponsors of the event were Oriental Restaurant and UAE Exchange.A beautiful Ganesha dance presented by the talented kids of Dhoom Dance Group followed by tuneful songs by melodious singers Kabeer, Neelima, Hywel Pinto, Santosh Kunder, Mubarak Al Rashed, Shaila Lobo & child artists Sarah Lobo & Rohit charmed the audience.
The incredible dance performances by children from Dhoom Dance Group in various dance styles such as Hip Hop, Contemporary, Robotics, Bollywood and Acrobatic styles were a treat to watch.The comedy skits by local artists made the audience break into splits of laughter. The Comperes for the event Jason and Rohith kept the audience engaged with their humour and wit. Spot prizes were given to the lucky winners.
‘Dhoom Machale – 2015’ was special in a way as the proceeds of the show will be donated to a non-profitable, charity organization Sri Matha Lakshani Vridashrama (Old Age Home) in Mangalore, India. A small skit depicting the story of an old mother abandoned by her children and leading her to an old age home was heart-rending. Dhoom Machale – 2015 was very well directed and choreographed by Lakshmeesh Amin, the Founder of Dhoom Dance Group. Dhoom Dance Group wishes to genuinely thank all its sponsors, students & their parents, guest artists and well-wishers for their generous support in making the event a grand success.
by: Suresh Shyam Rao Neramballi