Meilia Shofa

A traditional and contemporary dancer in last six years for various events and dance troupes in Indonesia and Europe. She graduated from Institute Seni Indonesia (ISI) Yogyakarta at Dance & Performing Department, trained from the reputable dance studio also in Yogyakarta. For several years, she taught dance for poor children in a poor area out of Malang Region for free to fulfil her passion for transferring her skill, defending the traditional dance from global modernism. A dancer at Classical Sacred Bedhoyo Dance at Kraton Ngayogyakarta Hadiningrat in 2010, a prestigious position. She’s been working with international dancer and choreographer as well. She is the founder of Sanggar Padma Kartyasa.