Mumbai: Colors is all set to telecast its new dance reality show ‘Dance Deewane Juniors’ from 23rd April 2022 and air every Saturday and Sunday at 9 pm.
Handpicked from various parts of the nation through a stringent audition process, these children aged between 4-14 years are set to perform in solos, duos, and groups and competing with each other. Hosted by Karan Kundrra, the show will be judged by Neetu Kapoor, Nora Fatehi and Marzi Pestonji.
Dance Deewane franchise has been pivotal in discovering some of the best dancers in this country, and it is now presenting a new format of ‘Dance Deewane Juniors’. With the promise of ‘Deewangi More, Dance Hardcore’, the show aims to find children with a flaming desire to dance and give them a befitting stage. Be it the incredible dance group ‘ABCD Little Angels’ including Rithyha, Navya, Janvi, Shanaya and Myra, the energetic dancing duo of Urva and Aska also or solo performers Geet Kaur Bagga, Aditya Vinod Patil and Anshika Dhara, their spirit and passion for dance is unmatchable. For the first time ever in any kids’ dance show this format of performing and competing in solos, duets and in groups will be witnessed. Along with the judges, the show will also have ace dancers: Tushar Shetty, Pratik Utekar and Sonali Kar as mentors training and nurturing the craft of the contestants.
Talking about the show, Nina Elavia Jaipuria, Head, Hindi Mass Entertainment and Kids TV Network, Viacom18 says, “At Colors, it has always been our endeavour to offer a wide variety of content to our viewers and encourage the best of talent from across the nation. After the outstanding success of our flagship property ‘Dance Deewane’, we now present Dance Deewane Juniors, a dance show dedicated to kids. With an extraordinary panel of judges and an outstanding line up of contestants, the show will raise the bar of entertainment and strengthen our weekend offerings.
Manisha Sharma, Chief Content Officer, Hindi Mass Entertainment, Viacom18, adds, “Kids are a powerhouse of talent and passionate about dance. With Dance Deewane Juniors, we aim to celebrate their spirit and give them a larger-than-life platform. To mentor and guide the contestants, we have roped in an exceptional lineup of judges including Neetu Kapoor, Nora Fatehi and Marzi Pestonji and Karan Kundrra as host. We have an array of performers and a promising line-up of contestants from different parts of the country who have given their heart and soul to their art form and Dance Deewane Juniors will give flights to their dreams.”
Ranjeet Thakur and Hemant Ruprell Frames Production Company said, “Dance Deewane Juniors is our promising new venture that will give a platform to young dancers that deserve to be recognised and lauded. The juniors have packed a powerful punch with their jaw-dropping and astounding performances in the audition round itself. The viewers are in for a complete treat as we double the entertainment as the season progresses. We are certain that as we go along, these contestants will get the right nurturing and grooming under the guidance of our mentors and respected judges Neetu Kapoor, Nora Fatehi and Marzi Pestonji.”
Watch ‘Dance Deewane Juniors’ starting 23rd April every Saturday and Sunday at 9 pm on Colors.