Mon 23rd Jul, 2018

Intro to Balinese Dance

Jalan Raya Pengosekan, Ubud 80571
Mon 23rd Jul, 2018
05:30 pm - 06:30 pm

In this fun introductory class, suitable for complete beginners, Evie will teach you the basics of Balinese Traditional Dance, giving you a taste of the basic movements and how they correspond to Balinese Hindu culture to help you experience the beauty of Balinese Dance.

Balinese dance is an ancient religious and artistic expression usually reserved for temple ceremony. Balinese dancers uses dramatic, angular and expressive movements and gestures to the rhythm of the traditional gamelan. 

Putu Evie Suyadnyani has been dancing since she was three, making her first choreography and performance while in kindergarten. With her extensive teaching and performance experience Evie has taught both in Indonesia and overseas. She regularly teaches private students and groups at her Bali studio and since 2010, she pioneered remote learning by creating a Balinese dance tutorial and subsequently teaches via Skype.


Donations will go to Bali Regreen to maintain reforestation projects in the area of Mount Agung and to create positive environmental and economic effects for the local communities.