ANGST ANGEL; Returns is a contemporary dance production inspired from the original dance production, Angst Angel, created by Alex Dea in 1994, featuring an ensemble of cast from Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, USA and Australia.
Presented by Maya Dance Theatre in collaboration with music composer, Alex Dea (USA), and featuring choreographer, Danang Pamungkas (Indonesia), dramaturge, Alessandra Fel (Italy) with artistic direction by Kavitha Krishnan (Singapore).
Inspired by Stephan Koplowitz renowned for site-specific dance performances, Angst Angel; Returns will be presented at 03 (three) different locations within a community building at Little India with minimal set presentation.
Choreographed and performed by Indonesian dancer artist and choreographer, Danang Pamungkas, former member of CLOUD GATE 2 (Taiwan); and supported by physical theatre and butoh-trained Alessandra Fel as the dramaturg for the Draupadi scene.
ANGST ANGEL; Returns will feature a new musical score by composer and collaborator, Alex Dea, following the avant-garde pioneers of Musical Minimalism La Monte Young and Terry Riley.
Artistic director, Kavitha Krishnan, brings this diverse cast to exercise their physical state of emotion (ANGST) through the characters and moments from Asian Epics -- Ramayana and Mahabharatha -- in this beautiful dance imaginary of Asian contemporary dance in 'ANGST ANGEL; Returns with dancers from Maya Dance Theatre : Sheriden Newman, Shahrin Johry & Sufri Juwahir with project artist Tunku Atiah (Malaysia).
"...the heroine narrative told through a choreography inspired by the dice's movement quality, combined with essential text, high emotional state and an original soundtrack." - Alessandra Fel (Theatre practitioner)
"... a performance which definitely leaves you thinking and feeling the angst of each characters." - Sheriden Newman (Dance artist)
ANGST ANGEL, Returns
Singai Tamil Sangam located in Little India
02 Kampong Kapor Road Singapore 208674
Tickets are available online from 23 June 2014!
Angst Angel; Returns (20 August 2014) SOLD OUT!