Archive for November, 2014

Holiday Giving Season is Here!

November 17, 2014 | News | Comments Off on Holiday Giving Season is Here!

All around campus and throughout town, various organizations, departments, and student groups are holding food, toy, and clothing drives to benefit needy communities in and around New Haven. Here is a listing of several currently ongoing opportunities: Hunger & Homelessness Auction at the Yale M [...]

Indonesian Inspiration at A Different Drum

November 16, 2014 | Events Archive | Comments Off on Indonesian Inspiration at A Different Drum

November 8, 2014 Yale University | New Haven CT The dancers from A Different Drum, a premiere student dance company from Yale University, perform their “Indonesian Inspiration: Tari Piring” as part of their fall show in November 2014. They included an acknowledgement in the program: Than [...]

Tari Piring in New Haven

November 14, 2014 | Events Archive | Comments Off on Tari Piring in New Haven

In the midst of a performance of ballet, jazz, and modern, brightly lit candles danced on plates across the floor… Last weekend, Yale undergraduate student members of “A Different Drum” (ADD) performed their annual fall showcase. ADD presented three shows in the auditorium of the E [...]

ADD Performance This Weekend: iDANCE -> iAM

November 7, 2014 | News | Comments Off on ADD Performance This Weekend: iDANCE -> iAM

A Different Drum, one of Yale’s premiere dance groups, will hold their semi-annual production this weekend. The talented group will perform a variety of pieces, including one inspired by Tari Piring of the Minangkabau people of West Sumatra, Indonesia! There are three opportunities to see the [...]

 

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We are the local New Haven, CT branch of the International Silat Federation of America and Indonesia, dedicated to sharing the traditional arts, culture, music, theater, and natural wellness methods of the Minangkabau community of West Sumatra, Indonesia.