APSARA are a Tribal-Nouveau Temple Dance Troupe based in Portland Oregon, founded by NagaSita in 2009. Apsara embraces the sacred in movement to delight and inspire audiences through an opulent display of ritual theatre. Together their dance embodies a vision of strength, splendor and devotion to the divine. Their style is a blend of Tribal Fusion, Indian classical temple dance, and Turkish bellydance. Apsara’s of ancient lore are the enchantresses of the celestial court ~ born from the sea to dance in the heavens. Witness the sacred symetry, grace and ferocity of the Goddess as APSARA tells her story.
Currently APSARA’S Core Trouupe is comprised of 3 powerhouse dancers: NagaSita of Salon L’Orient, The Wanderlust Circus and Bogville, Koreen Elizabeth of Tribal Waters and Gypsy Roots Dance and Katy Swenson of Quimera. You can view each dancer’s personal bio here:
APSARA have had the honour of performing with DAVID STARFIRE at the FILLMORE SF, opened for The Indigo’s LE SERPENT ROUGE, and danced with world renowned musicians STELLAMARA, they were the house troupe for Portland’s legendary Eastern Nouveau dance showcase SALON L’ORIENT while also frequenting many tribal bellydance events in the Pacific NW region.