Ragini Bhajanka joined The Danceworx in 2001. She is trained in Jazz, Contemporary, and Classical Ballet. She has also done training workshops in Chau Folk Dance, Kathak, Latin Ballroom, Hip-hop, Acro Yoga, Theatre, and Choreography Composition.
Ragini has an extensive performing resume. She has danced in various pieces of The Danceworx Student Repertory Company repertoire, choreographed by Indian and International choreographers. And she has performed extensively for stage, film and television
Theatrical performances in India include: The Cascade Project (2012), Bhoomika: Narendra Sharma Festival for Dance (2012), Quarterfest (2011), Travelling Minds (Delhi International Arts Festival, 2011), Salaam India (2008), Out of Sight (2008), The Box (Kala Ghoda Arts Festival, 2006), About Nothing (2003), and That's Dancing! (2001).
Her international performances include: Fontys Dance Festival, The Netherlands (2008).
Performances at major events include: One Billion Rising (2013), Homelands (British Council, 2013), 1000 Day Countdown to Commonwealth Games XIX (2008), Hungry Heart Festival (2007), International Film Festival of India opening ceremony (2006), Tribute to R.D. Burman, musical concert with Shankar, Ehsaan & Loy in Goa (2006), and the Commonwealth Games XVIII Queen's Baton Relay (2005).
Her film performances include: Aisha (director Rajshree Ojha, choreographer Ashley Lobo), U, Me Aur Hum (director Ajay Devgan, choreographer Ashley Lobo), and Dhoom (director Sanjay Gadhvi, choreographer Ashley Lobo).
Television performances include the show Reebok Life on NDTV Good Times (choreographer Shaira Bhan, The Danceworx).
Ragini is an experienced choreographer, and has choreographed for both stage and film.
Choreographies for theatrical productions & shows include: Experimenta (2012 & 2013), Homelands (British Council, 2013), One Billion Rising (2013), The Cascade Project (2012), Danscapes (2012), Bhoomika: Narendra Sharma Festival for Dance (2012), Quarterfest (2011 & 2012), The Chrysalis Project (2011 & 2012), Travelling Minds (for Delhi International Arts Festival, 2011) and The Spirit of America (American Center, 2011).
School/ college production choreographies include: Annual Day of Universal Public School, New Delhi (2013); Annual Day of Manav Bharti School, New Delhi (2012), play for National School of Drama, New Delhi (2009); College Festival of Hindu College, New Delhi (2009); Sports Day of St. Mary's School, New Delhi (2008); Founder's Day of M.M. Public School, New Delhi (2008); Annual Day of Happy School, New Delhi (2005); and Annual Day of Delhi Public School, Rohini, New Delhi (2004).
Ragini has also choreographed corporate events for companies such as Microsoft Vista Launch, Xerox, etc.
Her film choreographies include assisting Ashley Lobo on the following: Cocktail (director Homi Adajania), Rockstar (director Imtiaz Ali) and U, Me Aur Hum (director Ajay Devgan). Music videos and ads assisting include: I am So Lonely by Sangeet Haldipur (director Leena Yadav).
For Ragini, the art of creation is not the end, but instead the beginning of a creative process. And her vision is to take creativity to a whole new level with The Danceworx.