At the end of their four month residency in May 2017, Haffendi Anuar and Veronika Neukirch briefly displayed their individual works and collaborative work in the airwell of our underground gallery. The play of different materials, dimensions, and angles made for a very interesting, short-lived installation. Photos courtesy of the artists.
Dancing up a tree. On a sculpture. Underwater. Underground.
12 contemporary dance works in the tranquil tropical garden at Rimbun Dahan. Family friendly, FREE ENTRY for all!
Saturday 31 January
Sunday 1 February [same program on both days]
Km 27 Jalan Kuang
Selangor 48050. MAP
Photos below by our official photographers, Huneid Tyeb and James Quah. Click here for more photos of Dancing in Place 2015.
Mermaid meets monkey from classical myth, in the duet ‘Same Space’ by Shahrin Johry from Maya Dance Theatre [Singapore] and Phittaya Phaefuang [Thailand].
Colours lead you on a journey of rebirth, in ‘Dust to Dust’ with Rithaudin Abdul Kadir, Foo Chiwei and Pinar Sinka.
Three guys and three beds will always be a work-in-progress, in ‘Asing-Asing’ by Lee Ren Xin
Best friends forever and partners in crime, in ‘Then She Simply Disappears’, performed by Nurulakmal Abdul Wahid’s students from University Pendidikan Sultan Idris.
Joelle Jacinto dances through Jack Kek’s vision of a German city, in this excerpt ‘Strasse, Stadt’ from ‘A Wanderer in Berlin’.
The dancers of Batari Shakti let down their hair in a ritual purification with the sacred number ‘Seven’, with choreographer Alla Azura Abal Abas as their guide.
Mia Cabalfin and Rhosam Prudenciado Jr. from the Philippines welcome you to the Penang heritage house, with ‘Housewarming’.
A group of friends who might just be pretending to be dancers, choreographed by Leng Poh Gee.
What are we apart from names and numbers? Judimar Hernandez, Gan Chih Pei & James Kan explore ‘Existence.’
Indian classical dance stars Rathimalar Govindarajoo and January Low in their intimate duet ‘rehab’.
Selipar Dance Troupe turns every place into a stage, under the leadership of Loke Soh Kim.
Alisya Razman Adam and Chong Hoei Tzin combine youth and skill in the romantic solos from ‘Short Stories’, choreographed by Patrick Suzeau [USA]
++ Lim Sae Min takes everyone in a circle, hand-to-hand! [Saturday only]
Dancing in Place is a joint project of Rimbun Dahan and MyDance Alliance.
For more information, contact Bilqis Hijjas, Producer, +6017 310 3769 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that Dancing in Place is not a wheelchair-accessible event.
A visit and art workshop for a group of hearing-impaired students from SMK Dato’ Ibrahim Yaacob, Kuala Lumpur, in July-August 2010.
In February 2009, local music show The Wknd Sessions recorded a shoot of independent Malaysian musicians at Rimbun Dahan.
The Wknd Sessions is a weekly online music and interview show that focuses on the fast-growing Malaysian independent music scene. A self funded / independent project, you can view The Wknd Sessions online and via podcast, and now you can catch it on Xfm, 103.0 FM, every Saturday from 5 to 6pm.
The team from the Wknd Sessions will be back later this month to continue their shoot!