Balinese Dance Workshop
Saturday, October 12, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM (PDT)
New York, NY
Register now for our semi-annual Balinese Dance Workshop, led by Shoko Yamamuro -- only 20 advance tickets are available!
This participatory workshop introduces participants to basic principles and techniques of Balinese dance (male and female styles). The workshop also includes a brief talk and a question-answer session on Balinese dance's cultural context. Following the workshop, participants are welcome to stay and observe Gamelan Dharma Swara's full ensemble rehearsal.
No previous formal training in dance is required -- all levels of experience are welcome.
Shoko Yamamuro has been performing Balinese dance for over twenty years, and is renowned as a leading Balinese dancer and instructor in North America and Japan. She has performed widely in Indonesia, Japan, and North America, both as a solo dancer and as dancer-in-residence with such ensembles as Gamelan Gita Asmara (Vancouver), Gamelan Dharma Swara (New York), and Gamelan Galak Tika (Boston).