International Odissi Dance Festival 2023

  • Date : 26-12-2023 to 30-12-2023
  • Venue : Rabindra Mandap, Bhubaneswar
  • Final list of Artists to perform in IODF 2023.
  • Disclaimer - It has been brought to the notice of this office that WhatsApp groups have been created for IODF 2023 and participating artists have been added to it. We wish to clear that No such group has been created by GKCMORC. All communication related to the event and its logistics including photo and videography of the performances will be strictly done through email and the user accounts created by the applicants during the form fill up process. There is No cost associated with the same.

The International Odissi Dance Festival is being organised by GKCMORC every year to showcase Odissi dancers from diverse corners of the world.

Final list of artists (applicants) to perform in IODF 2023.

Application Process for IODF 2023 ( No Fee Applicable ) is Closed

For any queries call us on 9668507939 between 10 A.M to 5 P.M on working days. OR Email us at iodf2023@gkcmorc.org


How To Apply


  • No Fee will be applicable for application submission
  • Before applying for IODF-2023, the applicants should register on http://www.gkcmorc.org. IODF application forms will only be visible to registered members.
  • After registration on http://www.gkcmorc.org, the applicant shall be able to navigate to and view the IODF 23 application forms.
  • Only YouTube video links shall be accepted. Applicants are advised to upload videos of their performance on to YouTube, minimum duration should be 4 mins. Links of any other platforms will not be accepted.
  • Date of Birth proof (Aadhar, driving license, passport) is mandatory to apply for IODF-2023.
  • Please do not upload password protected files.
  • Please read all the declarations , before submitting the application form
  • Please re-verify before submission. Application data cannot be changed once application form is submitted.
  • The last date of application is 5th Nov 2023 till midnight.


Terms & Conditions


  • The artists/group applying for IODF 2023 should be reputed in Odissi dance performance.
  • In case of solo and duet categories, the artists should not have performed in the solo and duet categories or as group leader in the group category in the last two years of IODF.
  • For group category, the group should be a registered group , registered under Societies Registration Act 1860 for at least 3 years before 1st Oct 2023.
  • Valid registration certificate of the group should be submitted at the time of filling the application (uploaded)
  • The group should have minimum 6 members and maximum 8 members including the group leader for performing in IODF.
  • Age of all applicants should be at least 16 years as on 1st Oct 2023.
  • All applications will be ONLINE ONLY to maintain transparency. No offline applications shall be entertained.
  • The last date of application is 5th Nov 2023 till midnight.
  • No application shall be entertained after the last date mentioned above.
  • The decision of the selection committee shall be final and binding.
  • Applications will strictly be evaluated on the basis of quality of the performance in the video whose links are submitted to us in terms of quality of the dance, costumes, music and composition.




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