Reborn (2015)


The production Reborn is inspired by the idea of looking back and analyzing dance works that have been presented before. The intention is to bring new understanding, breathe new life and to rework existing choreography, informed by new knowledge and experiences.

Production Information

  • Production / Presenting Company:ASWARA
  • Artistic Director / Curator / Programme Coordinator:Joseph Gonzales
  • Date:28-29 March 2015
  • Total Showing:2
  • Venue:Blackbox, Aswara
  • State:Kuala Lumpur

Individual Dance Items

Item #1

  • Title:Heart Piece
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    An adaptation of the poem Heart Piece by Heiner Muller


  • Choreographer:Naim Syahrazad
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Norbaizura Ghani, Ruby Wahid, Rizianah John
  • Composer:Doris Day, Meredith Monk

Item #2

  • Title:Genuine
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    Fighting one another to achieve a single goal but help is always there. Trust begins to develop but sometimes ends without reason.

  • Choreographer:Naim Syahrazad
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Azizi Mansor, Fauzi Amiruddin, Faillil Adam
  • Composer:Jonsi, Pharell William

Item #3

  • Title:Reborn
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    From Venus to Earth

  • Choreographer:Naim Syahrazad
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Ruby Wahid, Rizianah John, Murni Omar, Faliza Saad, Maria Devonne, Emma Ahmad, Yazid Wyder, Alisya Rahman Adam
  • Composer:Olafur Arnalds


  • Lighting Designer:Anip Latip, Muhammad Hafiq
  • Set Designer:Prime Time Event Consultant
  • Stage Manager:Hazra Ghazaly
  • Additional Notes:

    Sound/Audio: Azmie Zanal Abdden