Masala Bhangra Master Trainer, Ambassador, and Performer

Deborah Kahan Kolb

Deborah Kahan Kolb is a certified Masala Bhangra Ambassador and Master Trainer who has been dancing and choreographing since childhood. She fell in love with Masala Bhangra during her first class in 2008 with Sarina Jain, founder and creator of the Masala Bhangra Workout. She has been teaching, training and performing ever since - notably with the Alvin Ailey World Dance Celebration five years running, NBC's Red Nose Day Charity Danceathon with Nick Cannon (2015), ABC's Good Morning America Bollywood Showdown (2016), Pix 11 News (2016), News 12 Brooklyn's "Ready, Set, Fit" (2018), and most recently, with Bollywood Axion at FIAF's Florence Gould Hall (2018). Deborah teaches the MASALA BHANGRA WORKOUT in Manhattan, Riverdale, and Yonkers, and often subs classes at the Alvin Ailey Extension.

In addition to Masala Bhangra, Deborah teaches Zumba and performs samba and latin jazz with various Ailey Extension troupes.

dance. fitness. performance.

Masala Bhangra is a Bhangra inspired dance workout with highlights of Bollywood. It combines the masculine athleticism of Bhangra and the sassy feminine flare of Bollywood. Set to catchy, high-energy Hindi hits, it's an hour of pure cardio joy.




Riverdale Y (5625 Arlington Ave, Bronx, NY)

West Side YMCA (5 West 63rd Street, NYC)

Alvin Ailey Extension (405 West 55th Street, NYC)

ongoing subbing for Sarina Jain

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