Nusantara perform a wide range of both classical and contemporary south east Asian dance, drama and music. The range of work includes Gamelan music, interpretations of the Indian epic stories - the base of much performing arts in the region and examples of the region's cultural influences from elsewhere in Asia, the Middle East and Europe. Nusantara are committed to performing authentic classical repertoires and developing contemporary work based on south east Asian styles and traditions.
Our work covers performances, residencies, workshops and touring which is supported by a large resource of of authentic costumes, props, musical instruments, books, videos and audio recordings at our base in Nottingham.
In the last two years we have performed widely in the UK as well as Austria, France, Germany, Ireland and Switzerland. Our performances are exciting, exotic and extremely well received wherever we go.