Top level programme will enthral the special invitees at the Britain’s Miss and Mrs Grand Finale that will be held on 2nd February 2019 at Grange St. Paul’s hotel….A special report by Asian Lite Newsdesk
With the aim to build confidence among the finalists and to empower women and help to build a beautiful community by supporting social causes, Britain’s Miss and Mrs Grand Finale will be held on 2nd February 2019 at Grange St. Paul’s hotel, a luxury 5-Star hotel, nestled beside St Paul’s Cathedral in London’s bustling business district.
Excitement is mounting high as who’s who of the beauty and pageant industry will be present at the thrilling Finale. If reports have to be believed the invitee- only- finale has top industrialists, businessmen, media persons, jewellery and fashion designers on the guest list who will gather to cheer finalists and tasty ala carte will be served in true international style.
To enthral the audience performances of Sapnay ‘ Dream to Dance and Dance the Dream’
Sapnay School of Dance; BRITAIN’S GOT TALENT SEMI FINALISTS; GOT TO DANCE SEMI FINALISTS
First Ever UK Bollywood Guinness World Record Holder & First Ever UK Bollywood Dance Champions; Song by Navin Kundra; Kirti kala mandir; and Song by Stephanie Hill (Miss world) are planned for the grand finale.
The Panel of Judges include eminent personalities from different walks of life:
Vimmi Arora-Fashion for cause, Navin Kundra-Bollywood Singer/composer; Grace Levy- Miss Universe GB; Sheetal Rane- Former Mrs England-crown and glory; Samantha Coote- Mrs Sensational 2017-2018 ; Stephanie Hill- Miss World runner up 2017-2018; Rehana Ameer- London councillor
Rahul Nangare – First Secretary, Trade, Indian High Commission, London; Hannah Batten -Mrs UK world owner; Soumya Lanka- Skin Aesthetics Doctor; Ash Oberoi – Sapnay team head and Meet Singh -Director of Vogue Couture Ltd
The décor, ambience, music et al is planned on international scale and the organiser herself a winner of an international beauty pageant – Priyanka Kanvinde has ensured that all arrangements are world class with international flavour. The event will open with Dhol Beats UK, creating an atmospheric energy on stage, says Priyanka Kanvinde former MRS UNIVERSE CLASSIC, organiser of the beauty pageant. She was Mrs Classic Universe1 winner, in Sophia, Bulgaria in January 2018, where she competed against 30 countries across the world. she also holds the title of Business woman, Mrs Congeniality and Mrs Photogenic.
The show will be interspersed with cultural performances by Stephanie Hill, Miss England 2017, and Kirti Kala Mandir to name a few, informs Priyanka. Elaborating on the evening finale, Priyanaka adds:
The pageant finalists will go through three rounds – Introduction, Fusion Wear, and Q&A with Gown Round, ending with the Crowning ceremony.
Sponsors are Cluborganix, Knotty Threads, Vogue Couture Ltd, Triptislibashkha, Zyra London, Heritage Jewellery by Ridhi, Times Globus magazine, Presha Creations, Ashiana and Nari Couture.
Media partners- ZEE TV, SUNRISE RADIO, ASIANLITE have encouraged her endeavour.
B.R.I.T.A.I.N’S Miss & Mrs is an open to all pageant to inspire women married or single; from all communities, between the age group of 18-25, 26-46, and 47+ yrs. ‘’We are pioneer in the pageant world where we have redefined the myth of beauty by removing the age, height, weight criteria. We are ‘BEAUTY WITH MISSION’ supporting social causes, ‘’ Priyanka avers. ‘’We are associated with various charities recognised in India – supporting child education, sanitary issues- BINTI, raising voice against domestic violence, and Noinika Tikoo Memorial Trust – NTMT – in-house charity supporting allergy awareness,’’ she adds.
The Britain’s Miss and Mrs is a UK based pageant platform which inspires women from all segments to look beyond and explore their inner being, refining themselves, embrace their beauty, values and principle. It’s a platform where women will have the opportunity to make a difference in the world. ‘’The pageant is with a vision to create a beautiful community that acknowledges true essence of womanhood, giving wings to their talent and be an inspiration to many others,’’ states Priyanka thus gives an edge over others, she believes.
Over the past few months through auditions 15 contestants ANVI, ANJALI GATIBANDHE, ASMITHA TAWADE, BHAVIKA PAREKH, JULIE RUBAN, KASTURI WARDE SINKAR, KRISHANI WIJERATNE, NINA BONAREVA, NISHA GEORGE, POOJA DAHLIYA, PREETI PANDE, RACHEL ABRAHAM, RUJUTA PHANSE KOTHARE, SHIKHA KAUSHAL, VIJAYA KUMARI VAKKANTI all from diverse backgrounds and ethnicity were selected who will walk the ramp, perform and contest to win the crown – a title that opens doors to international contests.
Priyanka adopted an international professional format: Auditions, selection, Grooming and mentoring sessions, preliminary rounds to walk to the grand finale. Mentoring sessions were given over a period of three months for personal development, makeup, styling, cat walk, acting and stage presence, voice modulation, photography techniques and much more to enhance their personal being, making their journey exciting along with developing lifelong friendship and a beautiful community with their co-contestants.
The cutting edge to the pageant comes from the fact that training has been provided to the finalist by internationally recognised pageant winners and recognised mentors in their respective fields;
– STEPHANIE HILL (MISS WORLD- 2ND RUNNER UP)- INTERVIEW TECHNIQUES, STAGE PRESENCE, JUDGES EXPECTATION
– GRACE LEVY (MISS UNIVERSE GB)- CATWALK, STAGE PRESENCE, POSING, PREPARING FOR INTERNATIONAL PAGEANT,
-TRIPTI SINGH- MAKEUP MENTOR
– SAAISH SHHTEY- ACTING AND PERFORMANCE COACH
– VOGUE COUTURE UK – STYLING
– VINEET JOHRI- PHOTOGRAPHY AND MODEL POSING TECHNIQUES
– HANNAH BATTEN – PAGEANT COACH AND OWNER OF MRS UK WORLD
– DR SOUMYA – SKIN SENSE FOR HEALTHY LOOKS
– MEENAKSHI PARANJPE- INTRODUCTION TECHNIQUE
– ROOPA LUTZENBERGER- CHARITY MENTOR
– FITNESS INSTRUCTOR- ALEX
– PURVA KOTHARE- SPIRITUALITY MENTOR- TECHNIQUES FOR CALMING
Academically a Dr, Priyanka is also a fitness instructor, model, fashion ramp walk choreographer, a dancer, Inspirational speaker, Image consultant, Soft skill trainer, and cultural head of Croydon Marathi Mandal; and being recognised as international winner in WIKIPAEDIA
She believes, ‘’We can’t change the world but we can build a very strong society hence taking a step in making the world a better place for all.’’
The pageant and the Grand Finale aims to have international wins by providing the right kind of training given by international winners and prove that authenticity develops with the trust gained from the finalists and opportunities created equally without prejudice for all.