Thankn you Anak Tangguh,
Because of you I could see so many great people.
And I could have chance to have great times for dancing with so many lovely kids at this palace.
I hope this place will last forever and create lot of great things and open many kid’s talent. And also bring many great meetings.
I am so lucky to meet Anak Tangguh.
With my great thankful, may this place will be loved by God and Nature, and will make progress for many ways.
Thank you very much.
Love and Gratitude.
Yoyo, 2/11/08, at Anak Tangguh
Yoshiko’s dance career
Yoshiko started her dance career since she was 6 years old. She learned classical ballet, inspired by the story of balletlina on TV when she was 5 years old and asked her mother to get dance lesson, but her mother made her wait one year ,after one year Yoshiko still want to have dance lesson, finally she entered to the ballet school in Kyoto, close to her house.
She had been leaning classical and modern ballet until she was 17 years old, actually she was in love with ballet. All her life at that time was just for ballet.
She change her style her dance to flamenco when she 1was 9 years old, and danced for the shows and for many attractions as professional.
Came to Bali for the first time when she was the university student, she saw Balinese dancing [Kecak] and [Trance Dance],they inspired her so much, he decided to come back to Bali again and learn Balinese dancing.
Until she came back to Bali, she learned Japanese contemporary [Butoh] and dance therapy from Tohru I washita from the famous e Butoh group [Sankaijuku] in Tokyo.
It came true after 4 years ,she came back to Bali and learned Balinese dancing at Puri Saren Ubud and Peliatan, soon she started to dance in the temple with the gamelan group which is [Smararatih] or [Sada Buddhaya] and so on, her favorite was [Oleg Tumelilingan].
Learning Ball Room dance in Bali, she started to teach [Cha Cha Cha] and modern dance for children at the studio in Denpasar, also at Yayasan Anak Tangguh since the sanggar started.
Yoyo, 2/11/08, Anak Tangguh.