Dancebox (January 2010)


The Actors Studio and MyDance Alliance mempersembahkan Dancebox (Januari 2010)

Production Information

  • Production / Presenting Company:The Actors Studio and MyDance Alliance
  • Artistic Director / Curator / Programme Coordinator:Bilqis Hijjas
  • Date:23 January 2010
  • Total Showing:4
  • Venue:The Actors Studio @ Lot 10
  • State:Selangor

Individual Dance Items

Item #1

  • Title:Tribe
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    A new work from this community of women who express  their feminine power through Tribal Style Belly dance, a dance form born of the non-ruling class of nomadic tribes in North Africa, India and Central Asia.


  • Choreographer:Nanci Traynor
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Nanci Traynor, Shirl Leong & Nikki Law
  • Composer:DJ French Chris

Item #2

  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    Beyond choice, body parts are connected to each other. By choice, we adapt, assist, resist, recreate, reconstruct. It’s choice: we dance


  • Choreographer:Hii Ing Fung
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Yap Chee Yee, Lim Cheng Choo, Lim Chee Wei and Hii Ing Fung
  • Composer:12 Girls Band

Item #3

  • Title:City.Thoughts
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    I’ looked at me I’ looked at me looking at ‘me’ looked at me

  • Choreographer:Low Shee Hoe
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Hii Ing Fung, Jasmine Lee Mei Ling, Lau Beh Chin, Lim Hooi Meng, Lim Siew Ling, Nancy Ng Pei Yu, Tan Shioa Por, Teh Xiao Min and Yap Chee Yee
  • Composer:Boyz Chew Soon Heng, Jack Wan Wai Keat, Kok Siew Wai, Ng Chor Guan and Yong Yandsen

Item #4

  • Title:Strings
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    In a collision between dance and drawing, the movements of a dancer are transformed into a series of lines drawn live by the artist.

  • Choreographer:Rochelle Haley
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Shafirul Azmi, Sufinah Abu Bakar, Stephanie Lim, Vivian Chan & Bilqis Hijjas


  • Lighting Designer:Bharani
  • Producer:Bilqis Hijjas