This week we present a special summer session bookshelf spotlight featuring books that explore the impact of political theatre and dance.
Based on ethnographic fieldwork amongst Tai migrants from the Shan State in Burma/Myanmar, this talk attends to the micropolitics and staged authenticities of Tai dance (Fon Tai). (on 4/23)
We return to our weekly artist spotlight with the pop hit, "Dance Today," from the Khmer diva Meas Sok Sophea.
Bookshelf Spotlight: Dance in Southeast Asia
Guest speakers I Made Sidia and I Made Widana will demonstrate the nuances of performing both male and female roles in Balinese dance.
This research aims at studying the status of performing arts in Thailand starting from the first year of the Accession of King Rama IX to the Throne in 1946 until the Celebration of His Majesty the K...
Dr. Kirstin Pauka of the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa discusses dance within Randai.