Dong Di Yin 2017

Dong Di Yin 2017: Gari, Tari… Lari

“In turmoil, poetry rises.”  That’s the Chinese idiom.  Hence, here we are again.

After nearly 30 years since its inception, Dong Di Yin has further evolved in year 2017.  In addition to poetry recital, Ling Tang, the Director, is infusing various theatrical elements into the poets’ performances. For the first time in Malaysia, this is a play written in poetry, and performed by the poets themselves.

(and for the first time, with English subtitle)

The theme “Gari, Tari…Lari” hints at the imprisoned yet uncompromising souls of the poets. Come witness how we dance… and escape…

Date:Aug 26 – 27
Time:3:00pm and 8:30pm
Venue:Damansara Performing Arts Centre, H-01 DPAC, Empire Damansara, Jalan PJU 8/8, Damansara Perdana, 47820 Petaling Jaya, Selangor

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Consultant:Poh Seng Titt  /  Producer:Lim Ming Chee /  Executive Producer:Lim Siok Li

Director:Ling Tang  /  Co-Director:陈柯杏  /  Assistant:叶湫忆  Short-film Director:Alison Khor

Multimedia:Fairuz Sulaiman / Lighting:陈薇琪 / Installation Art:李慕义 / Stage Manager:Dub Lau  / Sound Engineer:Terence张俊开

Marketing:Ma Bao Jing, Loo Pei Yi, Yap Sheau Han, Tan Choo Harn

Poets:Looi Yook Tho, Chiew Ruoh Tau, Lim Kean Boon, Chen Lin Loong, Fred Wong Ah Wah, Ian Lew Yoke Long, Chiew Ruoh Peng, Wong Siew Jye, Tay Yi Lun, Wong Goaty, Alex Choong, Lawrence Huang, Liang Xin Yuan, Peng Mei Jun

Guest Performer:Colbie Ong, Yang Yan Yan 杨雁雁

Organizer:Mentor Publishing Sdn. Bhd.

Sponsors:Eu Yan Sang, Purplecane Tea Art, theLink Salon, Cashido, backSTAGE Academy, Lagenda

Media: Sin Chew Jit Poh, Cahaya Sin Chew

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