International Dance Retreat is a one of a kind, 4-day long artistic festival that aims at promoting cultural dialog and exchange between people from around the world. It features the best International Choreographers and Musicians in the industry today.
Some Names Include:
Esteban Olives - Paris, France
Wim Boussery - Gent, Belgium
Dolores Parisi - Bergamo, Italy
Aparna Nagesh - Chennai, India
Swapnil Dagliya - Pune, India
* More artists to be announced soon
In the year 2013, The International Dance Retreat will be held in Auroville in Pondicherry from the 8th of August to the 11th of August.
At the International Dance Retreat we aim to present people with an opportunity to study dance from various International Artists in a non-comptetive environment. You can relax at the pool, get a massage or spa treatment, visit the french colonies, dance, listen to live music, watch movies and do so much more.
More artists and exciting classes and curriculum to be announced soon. Please refer to the sample schedule for more information.
Your IDR weekend includes:
-Non-stop classes all day long
-Live Music Performances
-Pool Party & Brunch
-Group Discounts (Groups of 5 or more)
-Accommodation - Standard & Premium
All the ticketing packages include the following: Free
-Mixed Group Classes in various styles that include Tango, Bollywood, Voguing and other popular styles
-Sunday Brunch and Pool Party( Starting with a guided yoga/movement session in the pool)
-Dance Movie Night - Showcasing the best dance movies from around the world
-Live Music Night by artists from Coke Studio and NH7 Weekender
-Dj Party Night with the best of World Music ranging from Salsa, Tango to Bollywood,Hip-Hop and so much more.
You can visit the following website for best options for your stay:
We recommend the following options and request you to book your stay with them well in advance.
Premium Options: Gaia's Garden, Mango Hill, Sharnga Guest House
Standard Options: Certitude, Gratitude Guest House
* 8th August is a Pay as you like day for Aurovilians at the International Dance Retreat.
* All classes on the 9th & 10th of August will be available to Aurovilians at a nominal rate of Rs.200 per class*
* Parents can opt only for accommodations and bring in their child to train at the retreat*