Standing ovation for Bollywood’s Ashley Lobo in Germany
Ashley Lobo is first Indian to choreograph ballet for an international company
Bollywood’s renowned choreographer Ashley Lobo who has choreographed many super hit songs in Bollywood movies and made SRK, Hrithik, Anushka dance to his steps has been making waves internationally as well.
Ashley‘s international acclaim got one of Germany’s biggest art companies – the Chemnitz Ballet Company to invite Ashley to choreograph The Jungle Book in ballet form. Ashley Lobo went on to script and choreograph a full length dance drama play based on The Jungle Book theme. Show after show AshleyLobo has been getting standing ovation by packed houses coming in to watch the show.
Ashley says: “Its indeed a pleasure and honor to represent India on international dance platforms and showcasing that India indeed is a powerhouse of skilled dancers and talent. Indian choreography is thankfully making a huge impact internationally and really honoured to be a part of this wonderful journey. It was a proud moment for me as an Indian to get standing ovation from the German audiences.”
Ashley is back in the country after working on the German ballet dance drama for two months.
Ashley is the first Indian to choreograph a ballet dance drama for an international company.
Ashley has choreographed songs in films like Jab We Met, Namastey London, Cocktail, Guzarish, Harry Met Sejal, Rabtaa and many more. He now aims to make a dance film which he is scripting himself.