KARACHI: The man known now as a PR King making waves in the industry was once known for his dance. Hasan Rizvi; a dance visionary; director and choreographer through this dance video re-lived his embedded passion for dance. Hasan Rizvi chose Asim Azhar’s latest song ‘Dunya’ from Cornetto Pop Rock Season 3 as it spoke to him. This was the first track released from the season and went viral in a matter of days, hitting a million views!
In conversation with Hasan Rizvi he said, “The feeling of putting on my dancing shoes that had been catching dust and to choreograph this song was absolutely overwhelming as amidst all the responsibilities and focus on PR which brought me to the point of being known for it. I realized how the feeling of expressing oneself through dance is an art itself and in my case and ignition to my passion.
This track ‘Dunya’ in specific spoke to me as it reminded me of all the great times I’ve had, being in the limelight and I’d like to extend my thanks to Cornetto Pop Rock.”
Rizvi shot to instant fame by organizing the first Bollywood dance tableau of Pakistan – Cinema Live – in which he displayed his directorial, acting and choreography skills. However, he is widely known for running and establishing the first dance and fitness studio in Pakistan – BodyBeat Recreational Center.
Moreover, BodyBeat Productions, a subdivision to BodyBeat Group is a one solution stop for everything dance related; choreography, flash mobs, award show performances, fashion shows, TVCs etc which has made its mark through and thorough as they strive to do better.
Hasan was elected ‘Hip Hop ambassador’ by the US department of State to represent Pakistan on 2010 which included 4 state performances in the United States. In addition, projects worked on include; Bridal Couture Week, Hum Awards, Lux Style Awards, Karachi Se Lahore, Main Hoon Shahid Afridi, several TVCs including Warid and Nestle alongside music videos.
Living one’s dream and following your heart requires taking out time for something that makes you happy. To all you dreamers out there, stop what you’re doing and give time to your passion that lights the fire in you. News Desk