Learn the history of Cambodia's famous Apsara dance through this appreciation dance workshop!
Learn the story behind the Apsaras and get a chance to wear their traditional costume
Enjoy a dance class like no other, energy and liveliness is replaced with graceful movements and elegant forms
Your host, a professional Apsara dance instructor will guide you along this workshop at her home-studio
English speaking instructor
1.5 hours of dance workshop
Traditional Apsara dance outfit (partial)
Not Inclusive of:
Pick-up and drop-off service within Siem Reap (can be included at additional cost)
Other personal expenses
$US 25.00per guest
1 - 6 guests
Cancellation Policy: Moderate
Full refund available for cancellations made up to 24 hours prior to booking start time.
More About This Experience
Apsara dance is one of the highest art forms in Cambodia is classified by UNESCO as one of the great intangible cultural assets of the world. The art was almost wiped out during the Khmer Rouge regime as the leaders sought to destroy all forms of art and culture, with the goal of 'purifying' the population and returning them to the purist state as subsistence farmers. Luckily a small band of dancers defied death and managed to survive the regime, and they rekindled the art soon after the collapse of the regime.
Painstakingly preserved through the ages and culturally celebrated on Angkor temples, this is one experience anyone interested in dance should participate in. Not only will you gain new found appreciation for this high form of art, but you will also be able to enjoy the company of a local master in a beautiful home-studio setting.
Pick-up location: Exact pick-up location address along with map direction will be sent to your email instantly after booking
Be at the pick up location at the tour start time
You also have the option to be picked up. Simply select this option from the add-on section
Comfortable clothing is recommended
Recommended to bring: Water, small towel and change of clothes
This is a kid friendly activity
No previous dance experience needed
The pick-up location address will be sent to your email immediately upon booking.
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