Un Yamada portrays the timeless & space-defying nature of human stories with a kinetic performance of hope in this dance-theatre hybrid.
Percussion Paradise celebrated talent and history on the 30th September at the Plenary Hall, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre ; as many came to watch HANDS Percussion’s 20th Anniversary: Percussion Paradise. As the doors open, a night of story-filled wonder began.
Last Sunday I listened to Eddin Khoo, Jo Kukathas and Aidil Johan talk about the importance of performing arts to the soul of the nation in a public forum organized by Imagined Malaysia. This forum is one in a series of forums Imagined Malaysia is organizing in the entire month of September in conjunction with the Jalan Merdeka campaign.
While the focus of the forum is a narrative familiar and explored to performing arts practitioners in the country, doing it as part of Jalan Merdeka in the current socio-political climate gives it a sense of deep-rooted relevance that the general public – it’s intended [...]
Two Saturdays ago the 2017 CausewayEXchange Festival concluded; a quiet success. Founded in 2010 with the intent of providing an annual festival for artistic and cultural exchange between Singapore and Malaysia, CausewayEXchange (CEX) is held in Singapore and Malaysia in alternating years. This year Ipoh provided quaint, rustic charm to the festival as a welcoming and generous host.