Sinta Penyami Storms - Modero & Company

Sinta Penyami Storms is a traditional Indonesian dance artist who is also known as a strategic, visionary, and community-based leader who utilizes dance, fashion, cuisine, and other aspects of Indonesian cultural tradition to support dialogue and education about critical issues impacting the Indonesian diaspora in Philadelphia, including immigration, cross-racial solidarity, public health, intergenerational relationships, and governance.

Sinta founded Modero in 2011 in a mission to preserve and promote the traditional Indonesian culture. Nowadays, Modero provides a safe space for the Indonesian community members in South Philadelphia to freely expressing themselves despite their background, social or immigrant status & religious differences. Modero has performed locally, nationally and internationally including in Indonesia and the Republic of Panama.