VlRich Arts, a creative arts company, has today announced the launch of ‘Dance With Valentino’, a brand new dance TV show to premiere in November 15, 2020.
‘Dance with Valentino’ is a thrilling TV show that explores the healing power of dance. Celebrity guests sit and open up about some of their most unforgettable memories.
The challenge for the Dance With Valentino team is to then choreograph a dance performance of their story and the challenge for the celebrity guest is to perform in that dance creating a sense of healing through the process.
Happening this Sunday at 6:30 Pm on NTV,the show will be hosted by a renowned Latin and ballroom dancer Valentino Richard Kabenge.
While the show promises to be jam packed with music and ballroom, latin and contemporary dances including salsa, cha cha cha, tango and rumba, there is an educative element
“We’re using dance to explore and create awareness about issues such as love, compassion, hard work, faith domestic violence, humanity and more,” said Valentino, who doubles as Executive Producer of the show.
“Out intention is to raise the profile of performing arts in Uganda. we have such talented people in Uganda and we will be featuring those great dancers and singers as well as our own professional team over the season.”
The first season of ‘Dance With Valentino’ features 16 episodes set to start airing this week.
Some of the celebrities, whose appearances you ought to look out for, include Sarah Kisauzi (Maama Nalweyiso), Lydia Jazmine, Winnie Nwagi, Levixone, Salvador and his wife Daphine, Joanita Kawalya and more to be announced along the way.
Speaking about the launch of the show, NTV Uganda’s Head of Marketing, Jonathan Ssentongo said, “NTV is passionate about ensuring that the viewers are presented with a constant flow of captivating entertainment. Being a local show, with epic storytelling that’s both entertaining and educative, Dance With Valentino is the kind of entertainment content we would like our viewers to consume.”
Viewers will also be able to watch the show via NTV’s social platforms; Facebook and YouTube.”
The show is produced in collaboration with Talent Africa, a 360-degree entertainment company renowned for its compelling audio and visual content products.
Speaking about the launch of the show, Talent Africa’s Aly Alibhai said, “We believe in content that is innovative, fresh intriguing and compelling to watch and these shows are all of that. We are delighted to partner with ValRich Arts on Dance with Valentino.
Dance With Valentino is filmed on location at Fairway Hotel, with their scenic views and excellent customer service.
“As a hospitality brand that takes pride in our heritage, as a truly Ugandan brand, we didn’t think twice when ValRich Arts approached us with the proposal to shoot Dance with Valentino here. Dance is such a huge part of who we are as Ugandans, and this show couldn’t have had a better partner than Fairway Hotel.”