Dance India Asia Pacific (DIAP) is an exciting and visionary dance education programme for students, teachers and performing artistes of Indian classical dance. Dance India Asia Pacific is organised by Apsaras Arts Ltd in collaboration with Milapfest and supported by Singapore's National Arts Council and Esplanade Theatres on the Bay.

Faculty for DIAP2018
1. Priyadarsini Govind (Bharatanatyam Foundation, Intermediate & Advanced)
2. Bragha Bessel (Bharatanatyam Intermediate, Advanced & Abhinaya)
3. Rama Vaidyanathan (Bharatanatyam Choreography Lab)
4. Aruna Mohanty (Odissi Foundation & Core Program)
5. Gauri Diwakar (Kathak Foundation & Core Program)
6. Mohanapriyan Thavarajah (Bharatanatyam Foundation)
7. Anandavalli (Bharatantaym Foundation & Advanced)

Programmes for DIAP 2019

Dates : 8th to 14th June 2019
Venue : Goodman Arts Centre, Singapore.

Core Programmes

Bharatanatyam
1 Foundation (10 years of age and above with min 3-5 years of formal training) - Afternoon Sessions 2:00-5:30pm/7 Days)
2 Intermediate (15 years of age and above with min 6 years of formal training) - Full Day Sessions/7 Days)
3 Advanced (21 years of age and above with min 8 years of formal training) - Daily Sessions/7 Days)
4 Abhinaya (21 years of age and above with min 10 years of formal training) - Daily Afternoon Sessions 3:30pm-5:30pm/6Days)
5.Kids Workshop (7-10 years of age - 11am-12:30pm/1 Session)

Kathak
1 Foundation (15 years of age and above with min 3-5 years of formal training) - Evening Sessions 7:00-9:30pm/5 Days)
3 Core Program (18 years of age and above with min 6-8 years of formal training) - Afternoon Sessions/5 Days)
4.Kids Workshop (7-10 years of age - 11am-12:30pm/1 Session)

Odissi
1 Foundation (15 years of age and above with min 3-5 years of formal training) - Evening Sessions 7:00-9:30pm/5 Days)
3 Core Program (18 years of age and above with min 6-8 years of formal training) - Afternoon Sessions/5 Days)
4.Kids Workshop (7-10 years of age - 11am-12:30pm/1 Session)


The participants who sign-up for any one of the above core programmes will be entitled to the following:
(i) Free admission to All workshops and Lecture Demonstrations
(ii) Free admission to the daily warm-up sessions
(iii) Discounted ticket charges to attend the showcase performances at Esplanade Theatres on the Bay

2. Workshops
An interesting line-up of workshops are planned for Dance India Asia Pacific 2017. Details to be announced soon.

3. Showcase performances
Two Thematic showcase perfromances will be presented for 2019. Watch this space for announcements

4. Fringe programmes
Fringe events will be announced soon.

The course fee details for each course is included in the respective registration links. Course fees includes admission to core programmes, workshops, LecDems, talks, daily lunch, tea breaks, morning warm-up sessions and Dance India Asia Pacific 2019 welcome pack.

All participants will be awarded certificate of completion awarded by Milapfest, UK and Apsaras Arts, Singapore.