UAE Raga labs

Raga Labs in UAE

Opportunity for talented artists to feature in world-class video collaboration


IndianRaga is here to scoop out fresh talents from the land of 7 Heavens, The United Arab Emirates.

Give the world a chance to embrace your art through IndianRaga UAE.

IndianRaga hopes to provide talented musicians and dancers in UAE and Middle East Asia an avenue nearer to home where they can express their creativity, record high quality productions in UAE and share it with the rest of the world!

MIT-founded digital arts education startup IndianRaga operates in over 30 global cities to help artists learn, perform and shine. With over 10 Million views in just 2 years on its video library, the IndianRaga Facebook page is one of the most engaged social media platforms for Indian performing arts.

IndianRaga has been recognized by iconic brands like Lincoln Center, Chicago Cultural Center, MIT, NPR, Bank of Tokyo, KPMG etc, and is a member of the International Society for the Performing Arts. By public demand and requests from over a thousand artists, IndianRaga is now launched in UAE!

What : A group of 6-8 musicians or dancers come together to learn an exciting piece of around 6 minutes in an interesting arrangement, get trained in how to perform and present it effectively, and then actually produce a high-quality video of their collaboration!

When : When a group of participants show interest for the same genre and proficiency level

Where : Collaboration can be online through Skype, Google Chat or face to face in UAE. Professional video recording will be done in UAE.

No payment now! You will be asked to pay only when a Lab is scheduled!

What the Lab Program Fees Cover :
Ideation or Creative Advisory, audio recording in professional studio, audio editing, video shoot with professional videographers, video editing, launching the video online and promoting it. Each group will have 6-8 artists. Final video will be released online by IndianRaga on its social media channels which have close to half a million followers worldwide.

Application Process:Step 1: Click on Application button above to submit your interest to participate in a lab by submitting a link of your performance. Application is totally free!

Within 10 days, your application will be reviewed by our central panel and you will be notified if you are eligible to participate in a lab.

Step 2: Following this, once we have a core group of selected applicants within the same interest and age group, you will be invited to register for the lab and your Raga Lab experience starts! Special promotional rates are currently being offered for UAE labs as part of the IndianRaga UAE launch!

Group Applications

For those applying as a group, you will still need to apply individually. However you may submit a group performance link. Once the group application is selected, you will immediately be asked to register for the lab since your group is already formed.

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Check out some past Raga Labs videos from Bangalore and Chennai