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[Trailer] Specific Places Need Specific Dances – Darlane Litaay (Indonesia) & Tian Rotteveel (Netherlands-Germany)

Indonesian Dance Festival 2016: Tubuh Sonik – Main Performance Teater Kecil, Taman Ismail Marzuki Thursday, 3 November 2016, 16.00 – 17.30 Specific Places Need Specific Dances is a dance piece that embarks from the act of waiting. Can waiting be a work of art? This question is the starting point of this 55-minute piece.

Some Notes from IDF Workshop for Dancers

By Su-Wen Chi   Seven days in Bogor for IDF dance workshop is a delight, physical and philosophical. I enjoy the first encounter with Mas Suprapto (Suryodarmo, instructor), the chat with him is like an invitation to dance in an invisible space, which opens up, stimulates, bridges the conversation between each participant and instructor. The […]

About Akademi IDF Workshop for Dancers

By Ramli Ibrahim   For me, the IDF workshop recently held at Hutan Kaldera, Bogor with four mentors and 15 Indonesian dancers affiliated to IDF, was a creative experience of the first order. It was significant that the four mentors offered four completely different perspectives and methodology for dancers to approach their dance experience. Yet, […]

Program Meeting and Workshop Preparation for the 2016 IDF

On March 31st – April 1st 2016, the Indonesian Dance Festival (IDF) held a preparation meeting for the 2016 IDF event. The meeting, held at the IDF secretariat at the Art and Performance Faculty of Jakarta Arts Institute, was attended by 10 people from the 2016 IDF Artistic Team and IDF Secretariat Management. The two main things discussed in this meeting were the programs at the 2016 DF and the preparation of IDF Academy: A Series of Workshops.

Akademi IDF Dance Workshop

In the event of the 2016 Indonesian Dance Festival, IDF Academy, one of the divisions in the Indonesian Dance Festival, is planning to hold three workshops. One of them is intended for young dancers who are aspiring to become professional dancers, especially in the field of contemporary dance. The Dance workshop will be held in the Kaldera Forest, Bogor, West Java on May 1st-7th, 2016. The dance workshop will try to meet the current demands in the contemporary dancing field.