“Dance enables us to lose ourselves and find ourselves at the same time”

Andrea Lam (Drea) is the director of Dance Masala Bollywood Dance Company, the largest Bollywood Dance Company in Queensland. She has been in the Indian Dance Industry for 10 years, starting as a Company Dancer and quickly rising to become the co-director of Bollyfunk Dance. In 2012, she launched her own brand and dance company, Dance Masala, and it’s been growing ever since. Dance Masala currently offer 15 specialist classes in Bhangra, Bollywood, and Indo-contemporary, and two performance teams (The Mint Squad and DM Pro Co). In 2016, they began designing their own costumes. In 2017, they started creating branded ‘Straight Outta Bollywood’ Streetwear. In 2018, they began creating in house custom fabrics and creating unique, modern Desi pieces.