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Demonstration: Cambodian Dance - Sophiline Arts Ensemble (First Performance)

  • Level B1 Lobby, Arthur M. Sackler Gallery 1050 Independence Ave SW Washington, DC 20560 (map)

Learn about classical and contemporary dances from Cambodia, their role in Buddhism, and their connections to Cambodian art on view in the Sackler. Members of the Sophiline Arts Ensemble in Phnom Penh demonstrate dances, with discussion facilitated by Emma Stein, Curatorial Fellow for Southeast Asian Art. These performances are presented in conjunction with Encountering the Buddha: Art and Practice across Asia.

This event is free. No tickets required; seating is first come, first served.

Earlier Event: October 19
Film Screening: Wandering Souls