Close
Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · New York Meets Ubud in Bali
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai,
Sanur, Bali, Indonesia

Tel:
++62 361 286 283

Fax:
++62 361 286 284

U.S.A. Fax:(toll free)
1-800-506-8633

U.K. Fax:
++44-20-7000-1235

Australian Fax:
++61-2-94750419

24h:
++62 812 3819724

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

New York Meets Ubud in Bali

Renowned New York BALAM Dance Group Celebrates an Anniversary by Dancing Their Way Through Bali.


(7/26/2010)

The BALAM Dance Theatre (BALAM) is spending much of their Summer in Bali, celebrating their 20th anniversary via a series of dance performances in conjunction with the Semara Ratih Gamelan Group - one of Bali's leading musical groups. The Bali visit, spanning from July 26 until September 2, was organized by Islene Pinder, Founding Director of BALAM.

BALAM's Artistic Director Carlos Fittante is bringing a small group of talented dancers to present a series of contemporary dances that fuse ballet and modern dance with elements of Balinese dance and theatre.



Click Images to Enlarge


During the current Bali tour, BALAM will present a number of new works and established parts of the group's repertoire:

• "Sleeping Buddha" - choreographed by a member of the troupe, is a dance quartet piece inspired by the life of the Lord Buddha. Using a hypnotic Shaolin breathing technique as its rhythmic base, the dance presents four archetypal art-depictions of Buddha's life.

• " Sunda Upasunda-NYC Brothers" - also choreographed by a member of the group, this dance is based on a traditional Hindu myth fusing Balinese dance, karate and Spanish dance performed by two male warriors wearing Baroque masks.

• " Tigerlily and the Dragonfly" and "Dragonfly" - both signature works of the troupe.

• " Harlequins Charade" - is choreographed by Pinder and revolves around a masked party. Pinder, who is now 81 years old, will return to the stage after an absence of ten years, dancing the role of "Madame Coo" – a comedic role among an array of zany characters appearing in this work.

Performance Schedule

While the performance schedule is still in development, the following dates have been confirmed:

• August 3 - Pura Desa in Kutuh

• August 7 - Pura Dalem in Ubud

• August 12 - Village of Tegalalang

• August 18 - Village of Batuan Duri.

More information on the groups rehearsals and performances in Bali can be found via the links below:

[BALAM Dance Theatre Website]

[BALAM Dance on FaceBook]

[Balam Dance Website]


© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.


 
UBUD WRITERS & READERS FESTIVAL
 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
Bolllywood is Calling!
Indian Consul General to Bali Invites Indian Film Industry to Shoot Film Projects in Bali
(8/27/2014)
Tourists Who Shop ‘Till They Drop
Indonesia Needs More Great Sales and Events to Expand Tourist Travel
(8/27/2014)
Major Bali Condotel Deal Signed for Jimbaran
121-Room and 121-Suite Springhill Condotel at Green Jimbaran to be Managed by Australian Mantra Hotels Group
(8/27/2014)
GWK Reopens
Demonstrators Reopen Access Road to Garuda Wisnu Kencana Park in Bali
(8/26/2014)
Join a Table of Chefs
Bali Culinary Professionals Monthly Gathering August 30, 2014 at Basilico Prama Sanur Beach Restaurant.
(8/25/2014)
Roadblock Ahead
Angry Local Residents Close Access Road to Garuda Wisnu Kencana Park in Bali
(8/24/2014)
Chefs Who Play Golf
Bali Culinary Golf Tournament January 18-20, 2014
(8/24/2014)
Coming Bubble for Condotels in Bali?
Bali to Soon Have 13,000 Condotel Units
(8/24/2014)
Better Safe than Sorry
Bali Hotels Warned to Obtain Security Management Certification
(8/25/2014)
Winning Combination
Joko Widodo & Jusuf Kalla Declared Winners of Presidential-Vice Presidential Race by Indonesian Constitutional Court
(8/24/2014)
Lost and Presumed Dead
2 Presumed Lost as Search Abandoned for Survivors of Komodo Cruise Boat Sinking Near Sangeang Island
(8/25/2014)
You'll Need a Number
PIN Number Required for Credit Card Purchases in Indonesia after January 1, 2015
(8/24/2014)
All [News]!
 
Tourism and Transport Tourism Agents