Dance, Talk/Workshop

Introduction to Isan Dances

Organised by: Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay
  • Date:
    19 Apr 2020
  • Time:
  • Duration:
  • Venue:
    Esplanade Rehearsal Studio
    Esplanade Rehearsal StudioEsplanade Rehearsal Studio
  • Language:
    Conducted in English


** This event is cancelled. **

The Khaen music of northeastern Thailand is usually accompanied by dances that traditionally occur spontaneously among audiences. Come and get an insight into the various rhythms and movements of the form, gaining the necessary knowledge to fully appreciate the live performances that take place during the festival. Participants will also get to try on traditional costumes as part of this workshop.

Recommended for ages 10 and above.
Please note that there will be movements during this workshop.
Do come in comfortable and appropriate attire and footwear.

About Kansadaeng Watthanatham
Kansadaeng Watthanatham Co., Ltd., which translates to "cultural performing arts", was established in 2008 by Ms. Paphutsorn Wongratanapitak (also known as Ms. Koong), who has more than 15 years experiencing in teaching, performing and promoting Thai and Southeast Asian cultures around the world. The main aims of the company are to promote and to create better understanding on Southeast Asian traditional performing arts and its cultures internationally, encouraging greater harmony and unity among countries through cultural understanding.

Introduction to Isan Dances