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Department of Theatre Arts & Dance Presents

Trilogy Dancing Jailolo with Eko Supriyanto

9/25/18, 7:00 PM

About this event

Trilogy Dancing Jailolo: A Public Event with Cowles Visiting Artist/Scholar Eko Supriyanto
Moderated by Professor Ananya Chatterjea
Co-hosted by University of Minnesota Dance and Ananya Dance Theatre/ Shawngram Institute for Performance & Social Justice
1197 University Ave West, Saint Paul
Free to Attend, First Come Limited Seating, Reception to Follow


Founder and artistic director for EkosDance Company and Solo Dance Studio in Surakarta Indonesia, Eko Supriyanto is the leading Indonesian dancer and choreographer of his generation. A Full Time Faculty member of Institut Seni Indonesia (ISI) in Surakarta.
Trained in Javanese court dances and the Indonesian martial arts of Pencak Silat since the age of seven, Eko’s performance career spans major works and tours throughout Indonesia, Europe, United States of America, Australia and the Asia Pacific. 
A Fullbright Grantee of 2010 and Asian Cultural Center New York and Ford Foundation Grantee, Eko holds a PhD in Performance Studies (2014) from Gadjah Mada University, and recently he completed his second doctoral degree in creative arts at the Indonesian Institute for the Arts in Surakarta July 2018. He hold a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Dance and Choreography from the UCLA Department of World Arts and Cultures (2001) USA.

Event Location
  • Shawngram Institute for Performance
  • 1197 University Avenue West
  • Saint Paul MN
  • USA - United States