“Indah Walsh delivers emotion rather than packaging it. Her choices transcend taste, serving what her works need to thrive.”
-Jonathan Matthews, Eye on Dance
Indah M. Walsh was born in San Francisco, CA and grew up traveling and living over seas. She has danced in Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, the US, and holds a B.F.A. in dance from SUNY Purchase College Conservatory of Dance and an M.F.A. in dance from NYU Tisch School of the Arts. She has performed works by Kendra Portier, Monica Bill Barnes, Bill T. Jones, Kate Hutter, Sean Curran, and Catherine Galasso.
As an emerging choreographer in New York City, Indah Walsh has showcased her work since 2008 at venues and festivals including Take Root at Greenspace, LaGuardia Performing Arts Center, Dixon Place, Spoke the Hub, Dance New Amsterdam, The American Dance Guild Festival, Triskelion Arts, and many others. Her work has also been featured in California at the Dance and Movement Workshop for Educators as well as Backhausdance Platform Production in Irvine.
Indah has taught and choreographed works for high schools, colleges, and dance conventions in Taiwan, Malaysia, Singapore, and California. Since 2008, Indah has been a featured guest artist and has taught at Peridance Capezio Center, Nevada Union High School, Taipei American School, Singapore American School, Dance and Movement Workshop for Educators, Interscholastic Association of Southeast Asia Schools Cultural Convention, Southwestern College, and NYU Tisch School of the Arts.
From 2013 – 2014, Indah was awarded a position as Graduate Video Assistant in the dance department at NYU Tisch as well as a Media Fellowship with New York City Ballet. She films a range of dance-related projects from live performances to lectures and meetings. Indah currently works at NYU Tisch School of the Arts as the Program Administrator for the Tisch Initiative for Creative Research and the Administrator and Creative Assistant for Future Dancers and Dancemakers.