Pit Stop (2015)


An Evening of Dance Choreography by Fauzi Amirudin

Production Information

  • Production / Presenting Company:ASWARA
  • Artistic Director / Curator / Programme Coordinator:Joseph Gonzales
  • Date:11-12 April 2015
  • Total Showing:2
  • Venue:Blackbox, ASWARA
  • State:Kuala Lumpur

Individual Dance Items

Item #1

  • Title:Face It
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    Many of us spend much of our lives wanting to be someone else, someone who appears to be fitter, better, stronger, faster… but eventually, to find peace and balance, we have to learn to accept ourselves.

  • Choreographer:Fauzi Amirudin
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Naim Syahrazad, Azizi Mansor, Rizianah John, Faliza Saad, Ruby Wahid

Item #2

  • Title:Fullhouse
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    “A game of chance (like life)…. “pick up your last card or you are out.” This choreography is based on the deck of cards. The choreography has been constructed with images, shapes, design and chance as the primary tools of exploration.

  • Choreographer:Fauzi Amirudin
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Azizi Mansor, Imran Syaffiq Affandi, Raziman Sarbini, Faillul Adam, Maria Devonne Escobia, Murni Omar & Kimberly Yap Choy Hoong
  • Composer:Irina Taib

Item #3

  • Title:Shadows
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    This choreography is inspired by the music Buka Panggung in Wayang Kulit.

  • Choreographer:Fauzi Amirudin
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Azmie Zanal Abdden, Pengiran Khairul Qayyum, Al-Jabar Laura & Rizianah John
  • Composer:Yii Kah Hoe

Item #4

  • Title:Stalemate
  • Item Synopsis / Program Notes:

    This choreography uses the vocabulary of the plate dance based on the concept of the game of chess while incorporating inspiration from the matriarchal Minang community.

  • Choreographer:Fauzi Amirudin
  • Category:Contemporary
  • Dancers:Izzazly Fikry, Naim Syahrazad, Azmie Zanal Abdden, Imran Syafiq Affandi, Faliza Saad, Ruby Wahid
  • Composer:Azmie Zanal Abdden


  • Lighting Designer:Anip Latip
  • Stage Manager:Hazra Ghazaly
  • Additional Notes:

    Sound/Audio: Azmie Zanal Abdden