‘Pokok’ is a story that welcomes renown director U-Wei’s talent back to the theatre stage from the 7 December – 16 December 2018 at Auditorium Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka. Known more for his films such as Hanyut, Kaki Bakar and Perempuan, Lelaki &..? (from which he won the Best Director Award in the 11th Malaysian Film Festival), U-Wei has also honed his craft through plays, his last one being Wangi Menjadi Saksi back in 2008. We get to talk about why he chose the story written by Tan Sri Johan Jaaffar, his decision to dwell into theatre once more, and the moral reason why films should exist.
The Faculty of Dance at the formidable institution, ASWARA will present the annual celebration of contemporary dance entitled JAMU from 14th to 16th December 2018 at Experimental Thetare, ASWARA, Kuala Lumpur that showcases performances under the direction of eight dance lecturers.
Written and composed by Nick Choo, the 2014 BOH Cameronian Arts Award winning musical, The Edge is back in its 10th anniversary production,presently under the direction of Christopher Ling who is the artistic director of the theatre collective, theatrethreesixty.
From 9th November until 18th November at BleenkBox, Pusat Dagangan Petaling Jaya Selatan (PJCC), Floor 43 under Kudos Production will premiere on the premise of two men (introduced as strangers to each other) entrapped on the 43rd floor of a condo on the pretense of a demonic being. This review contains major spoilers.