Food, Fun and Entertainment!!
Sponsored by: Yale SEAS language and Literature Programs
Featuring: Balinese Dancers from
the Indonesian Consulate, NYC, singer Quynh Vy, and photographer
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Balinese Dances & Gamelan
Baris Tunggal "Warrior Dance"
by Putu Bagus Krisna S.
Baris is a heroic dance depicting a great soldier or warrior engaging
in military combat. Expressing bravery and dignity through explosive movement,
the character is tense, trembling with nervous escitement and eyes darting
from side to side. Often this is the first dance ayoung male dancer learns.
Taruna Jaya Dance by Ari Candrawati
The dance is characterized by the fast movement of a young man - dynamic
and vigorous. Created by I Gde Manik, a renowned artist from Singaraja,
Gansa: Demonstration and explanation
of one instrument of a Gamelan orchestra by I Nyoman Saptanyana
Sung by Quynh Vy
Keyboard by Vu Thang
"Huong Ngoc Lan" and "Em Oi Ha-Noi-Pho"
A Journey to Vietnam, photographs by Thang Tran, president
of the Institute for Vietnamese Culture and Education and editor of Nhip