What is a Career in Dancing?

Published By Rakshanda Tiwari, 22 Aug 2019



Career in Dancing
I think Dancing is a great Career option. Unfortunately, it is very difficult to find information about What Dancing actually is. Most pages on the internet just talk about How to get into Dancing. It had been a while since I was researching about a Career in Dancing, when I came across: https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170926-0002/Others/Dancing/Career-in-Dancing/hindi 

Wilson Lakra's professional point of view!


With 15 years & 6 months of professional experience, Wilson Lakra understands Dancing. Wilson Lakra has worked in Dancing as Dancer in Various Dancing Assignments. In Wilson Lakra's own words, this is how Wilson Lakra got into Dancing: "I did my schooling from Government Inter College, Dehradun. After my schooling I did my graduation from DAV Inter College. I started teaching dancing in 2003. I am working as a Dance Teacher in St Judes School, Dehradun. I also have a dance academy of my own where I teach children of all age groups." Wilson Lakra has a profile in a very interesting format on: https://www.lifepage.in/page/wilsonlakra 

Career Video on Dancing


In a video, Wilson Lakra has talked about various aspects of a Career in Dancing. Wilson Lakra started by explaining Dancing as: "The activity of dancing for pleasure or in order to entertain others." I watched the full video and I absolutely loved it.
It is easy to Google information about what Qualifications are needed to enter Dancing, this video went a step ahead to talk about the body of knowledge one needs to develop to excel at Dancing. Wilson Lakra touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:

  • General Knowledge

  • Different Styles

  • Body Knowledge


Skills are the most important factor determining success in a particular Career.
Wilson Lakra then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Dancing:

  • Flexibility

  • Fast Learner

  • Passion

  • Observation

  • Daring

  • Practice


Positives of this Career are quite interesting.
Wilson Lakra believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Dancing:

  • Self Satisfaction

  • Monetary Potential

  • Personality Development


After a discussion on Positives, Challenges complete the caricature of a Career.
And, Wilson Lakra believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Dancing:

  • Initial Struggle

  • Reality Shows


In the final section of the video Wilson Lakra talks about How a day goes in a Career in Dancing. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Dancing, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video: https://lifepage.app.link/20170926-0002

Career Counseling 2.0


After having learnt about a Career in Dancing I was curious about LifePage. Every Career Platform in the world talks about How to get into a Career and LifePage starts first with Why you should choose a particular Career. It is an incredible platform focussed on the right topic. Do have a look at: https://www.lifepage.in 

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