11.00 - 13.00 Overige locatie
The best way to find out what Indian dance feels like, is to experience it. This open level workshop gives you a taste of the basic elements of the dance and shows why for so many dance lovers, it tastes so sweet. Odissi artiste January Low introduces you to four core components of the Indian dances that all come together in a beautiful blend.
For whom: beginners in Indian dance or dancers with a dance background in another style.
January Low, born in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia started dancing with classical ballet, followed by 25 years of Indian classical dance training in Sutra Dance Theatre, Malaysia, focusing on Odissi. She returned to the stage a year after the birth of her twins, with works such as rehab (2014), return (2015), bloom (2016) which she performed when she was seven months pregnant, dedicated (2017), MI(X)G (2018) and reclaim (2019). She is currently under the virtual mentorship of renowned Odissi exponent Bijayini Satpathy.
Tip: Sooraj Subramaniam give an performance in both classical and contemporary Odissi. More information here.