Iny Asian Dance Theater
Explosive, beautiful, traditional, and fiercely contemporary - INY Asian Dance Theater was established in 2000 by INY Mai Yang Xiong as the first Hmong Dance studio ever developed in the United States. Their vision is to preserve and share with the world the beauty of cultural Asian folk dances and discover new and modern Asian dances. IADT is currently located in Maplewood, Minnesota and has seven dance instructors and over 180 dancers. They specialize in a wide range of Asian dances: Hmong, Miao, Thai, Chinese, Dai, acrobatic contemporary Chinese, Mongolian, and Bollywood. IADT has traveled and performed in Thailand, Laos, China, Korea, and all over the United States, consistently thrilling audiences and taking top honors at Hmong New Year’s competitions across the country.