We believe music & dance transcend societal norms. We aspire to create beautiful, inclusive & engaging high energy events that bring people together to celebrate the best of life through shared connection.


Prashant Kakad
Prashant KakadDJ, Singer, Choreographer
A one-of-a-kind Bollywood entertainer, Prashant is a singer, choreographer, MC & DJ with one simple agenda, to make people dance all night long to an irresistible blend of world’s greatest dance beats. Prashant’s effervescent personality & charisma instantly strikes a chord with audiences of all ages & backgrounds.
Brittany Newton
Brittany NewtonLead Dancer
As the lead dancer and assistant instructor for the Jai Ho! Dance Troupe, Brittany has performed & taught dance across the US. Brittany has been dancing for nearly 8 years, capturing the character-driven nature of Bollywood music through her elegance & charisma.
Armaan Roshani
Armaan RoshaniMC, Tech
Armaan is one of the founding members of the Jai Ho! Dance Party. Man of many talents, he has performed with the troupe, DJ’d & taught dance for several events. Presently he is an MC & oversees audio-video tech for events.
When he is not making parties happen Armaan likes to climb mountains in the Pacific NW.
Elliot Jireh Miller
Elliot Jireh MillerProducer
Our newest addition to the Jai Ho! Dance Party team, is the delightful, break-dancing percussionist & producer, Elliot!
Shashi Kiran
Shashi KiranDJ, Dancer
Shashi a.k.a DJ Skee is a dancer and DJ residing in Portland, Oregon. Born and raised in the South Indian cosmopolitan city of Bangalore, Shashi grew up on Bollywood and other Indian regional movies with exposure to diverse cultures, music, and dance.


Amanda Silvestri
Amanda SilvestriAdmin Assistant
Founder of Belly Dance Network, Amanda spends most of her time learning all she can about many different dance styles including Belly Dance, Bhangra, and Salsa. In a past life, she was an economist.
Leandro Barrientos
Leandro BarrientosSocial Media & Music Marketing
Founding member of the band Castle Pines music & a publishing company by the same name, Leo brings with him extensive experience in music & social media marketing.



Our Values



Work is love made visible.

These words by Kahlin Gibran accurately describe our approach to producing events.



Sharing is caring. 

We believe music & dance transcend societal labels so we strive to make our events as accessible as possible.



Life should not only be lived, it should be celebrated.

We feel grateful to produce moments of exuberant shared joy.

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