Premiering on December 31, 2012, the show will be telecast every Monday and Tuesday at 9.30 PM
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Mumbai | December 28, 2012
Zee Marathi has roped in undisputed dancing starÂ and popular Rangila girl Urmila Matondkar as the Grand Master for its dance reality show âDance Maharashtra Danceâ. Accompanying her will be three masters who are expert choreographers of their â Swaroop Medara, Master of Bollywood and Western Dances; Soniya Parchure, Master of Indian Classical dance; and Devendra Shelar, Master of Folk dance. Amruta Khanvilkar will anchor the show.
Business Head Zee Marathi, Nikhil Sane, said, âIDEAÂ Dance Maharashtra DanceÂ is the ultimate platform to showcase the talent and charisma of Maharashtraâs most gifted dancers. Zee Marathi is known for creating platforms like Sa Re Ga Ma Pa, Hasya Samrat, Eka Peksha Ek, Maharashtracha Superstar, Fu Bai Fu, Marathi Paul Padate Pudhe that allows a common viewer to exhibit his talent. Zee Marathi goes back to its ethos, this time capturing dance art on a bigger canvas.Â Zee Marathi goes back to its ethos, this time capturing dance art on a bigger canvas. Getting Urmila Matondkar as a Grand Master is a step towards ensuring that the final judgment lies in the hands of someone who is master in dance.Â This format was a big hit on Zee TV and we are hopeful that the legacy continues on Zee Marathi, as well!!ââ
Â âWe have selected the best dancing talent from the nooks and corners of Maharashtra. These are common people who are passionate about dance and actually forget that there is a world that exists when they perform. The show is shaping up beautifully and we are confident that it will see a fabulous innings with passionate aspirants,â added Sane.
Dance Maharashtra DanceÂ is a dance reality show that extends beyond just the participants. It is a contest between three teamsÂ â Soniyache Kalakaar, Devendrache dumdaar and Swaroopche Shiledaar of respective dance masters Soniya Parchure, Devendra Shelar and Swaroop Medara. The aflatoon 18 (18 top participants) will compete with each other under the guidance of these three masters. The masters have entered the battle field armed with their respective teams in the quest to find the deserving winners.
The show will start its search for the âdancing superstarâ in various parts of Maharashtra like Nagpur, Aurangabad, Nasik, Kolhapur, Pune, Thane and Mumbai from the age group of 15-30.Â The auditions have also seen some very unique participants who have amplified the channelâs belief that a platform that salutes and explores the spirit of dance was required. Not only this, but the show also promises to create an independent and unique identity of this best talentÂ Â who will be crowned Maharashtraâs ultimate âDancing Superstarâ.