Vandana Hart is a dancer, choreographer, producer, activist, and UN Ambassador, and inspirational performing artist She is best known as the creator and host of the hit Netflix series We Speak Dance. She is also the former coordinator of the UN Women Safe Cities Global Programme.
Vanda created and hosted We Speak Dance, which aired on Netflix worldwide in 2018. On the program she used dance as an international language to connect people across cultures. While working for the UN, and as a judge on the reality TV talent show So You Think You Can Dance in Kenya, she found that dance was the most powerful way to unite people, transform lives and act as a weapon for social change. She has travelled to over 80 countries leading dance workshops, choreographing music videos and consulting for the UN on women’s rights and youth empowerment. She also created The Mermaid Dance An invitation to move together for our waters, inspiriing change through music and dance.
Vanda says, “I have discovered dance as an international language to connect people across cultures. Michelle Obama has really been a huge inspiration for me when it comes to redefining female leadership and programming life with joy and dance. Dance legends have inspired me with a wide range of dance traditions from Hip Hop for peace, salsa shaking off inequality, to samba queens empowering women and girls.”
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