Dancebox (September 2012)


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Production Information

  • Production / Presenting Company:The Actors Studio & MyDance Alliance
  • Artistic Director / Curator / Programme Coordinator:Bilqis Hijjas
  • Date:September 22, 2012
  • Total Showing:7
  • Venue:The Actors Studio @ Lot10
  • State:Kuala Lumpur

Individual Dance Items

Item #1

  • Title:Excerpts from ‘Chameleon, the Experiences of Global Citizens’
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    Chameleion is a multi-disciplinary presentation about global citizens who have been exposed to several cultures.

  • Choreographer:Alaine Handa
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Alaine Handa, Heather Rodocker, Tracy Nagesh, carrie Dwyer, Olivia Nguyen, Rachel Liem and Alistair Chew of Singapore American School

Item #2

  • Title:Ter…Lepas
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    Ter is an affix in the Malay language which refers to that which is accidental or unpplaned. Lepas means freedom without restrictions.


  • Choreographer:Khairulazhar Mohtar
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Syafizal-Syazlee Salehud-din, Ayu Azril Ali, Muzamil Hashim, Mohd Faisal Mohd Azhar, Mohd Rafiq Yunos and Umar Ali Jening

Item #3

  • Title:I love U (like water)
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    Thirst. Drought. Sweat. This ocean roaring within my flesh. You and me are part of the hydrosphere. Dinosaur piss runs through our veins.

  • Choreographer:Sea Heike
  • Category:Cotemporary
  • Dancers:Sea Heike, Sasha Peiwen Leng, Nikki Law and Fidelia

Item #4

  • Title:Uhambo Lwam (My Journey)
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    The relationships between hearing and seeing is challenged when two brothers are torn between their abilities.

  • Choreographer:Mcebisi Bhayi
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Mcebisi Bhayi
  • Composer:Abotrica

Item #5

  • Title:Dance Film (untitled)
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:


  • Choreographer:Lau Beh Chin
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Hii Ing Fung, Leo Yap, Matt Tan and Yeow Lai Chee

Item #6

  • Title:Satu Roh Satu Jasad (One Body One Soul)
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    Death is full mysteries… Satu Roh Satu Jasad will potray the beauty of the body and soul as one, together through the journey of death.

  • Choreographer:Alla Azura Abal Abas
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Dayang Dayana and Nurulakmal Abdul Wahid

Item #7

  • Title:#Hold
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    Losing someone is not hard. It’s inevitable. The thing that’s hard is what comes next.

  • Choreographer:Alistair Chew
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Jacklynn Benfield, Joy Chan, De Velez, Carrie Dwyer, Rachel Issenberg, Alex Koncki, Rachel Liem, Ryan Martawibawa Olivia Nguyen, Stephanie Peralta and Melodie Suzuki of Singapore American School


  • Lighting Designer:Dub Lau
  • Producer:Bilqis Hijjas