Chinese Dance Fiesta: Dance Performance
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About the Event
Be captivated by the performances featuring the Singapore Chinese Dance Theatre's performance troupes, Wu Yue Dance Studio Arts Troupe, and Dance students from LASALLE College of the Arts. The performance will stage 6 items from works of Chinese Folk, Chinese Contemporary to Chinese Classical dance.
About Singapore Chinese Dance Theatre
Singapore Chinese Dance Theatre was incorporated as a professional dance company in 2014, with the mission to promote Chinese dance through artistic and creative excellence. Led by Artistic Director Madam Neo Jenny, SCDT envisions itself as a centre of excellence for Chinese dance both locally and internationally and plays a vital role in developing and exploring the identity of Chinese dance in Singapore.
In recognition of its enduring efforts to the local arts scene, the company is honoured to continue to receive the support of the National Arts Council under its Major Company Scheme in 2016 and subsequently for the period from 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2022. With this given affirmation, SCDT envisions itself as the professional dance company that epitomises the promotion of Chinese dance through artistic and creative excellence and nurturing young, promising dancers to continue its efforts.
About LASALLE College of the Arts (Dance)
This dynamic programme uses a holistic approach to develop expressive and imaginative dancers who can confidently chart a path for themselves in a variety of contexts. Inspired by Singapore’s location and social make-up, the programme embraces a range of cultures in its content, approach and philosophy. LASALLE’s Diploma in Dance focuses on helping each individual to discover and develop a multiplicity of movement languages and artistic processes. They will experience numerous performance opportunities in a variety of venues and contexts as well as the chance to develop and present their own personal creative voices. Graduates are versatile and capable 'thinking dancers' eager to contribute to the larger dance landscape.
About Wu Yue Dance Studio Arts Troupe
Wu Yue Dance Studio Arts Troupe is a non-profit society, with a vision to establish a dance company of members with strong dance passion, skills for production of high quality performing work, good self-discipline and physical well-being. The objectives are to promote local cultural arts through dance activities, nurture young talents in dance education, and provide opportunities for participation in performing arts.
Led by Artistic Director, Gan Beng Lee, the troupe has represented Singapore in various international dance festivals, such as the 10th Children Festival of Performing Arts, at New Delhi, India, 2009 and the 2nd Sibu International Dance Festival in Sarawak, Malaysia, 2013. The Arts Troupe was recently awarded the Silver Award for the International Team Category in the Wonju Dynamic Dancing Carnival held in Wonju, South Korea.
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