JFKL November 2018

11th KL Butoh Festival 2018 – 9 NOV – 1 DEC 2018

The 11th KL Butoh Festival (formerly known as Nyoba Kan Butoh Festival), pulls together practitioners of different backgrounds from theatre, dance, music, design, installation art, to video art. An art form blends into another to transform its potential and to accelerate its capacity to create meaning, experience and idea.

A Tale of Star-Crossed Lovers
A Tale of Star-Crossed Lovers, a collaboration within nyoba kan & KL Shakespeare players with dancers from Indonesia. Combining butoh element in a adapted Shakespeare play, to give the audiences a different view of Shakespeare play.

Date: 9th – 10th November 2018
Time: 8:30pm
Venue: Black Box, Publika Shopping Mall, Jalan Dutamas, KL

Ticket Price: RM68 [Early Bird], RM88 [Normal Price]
*Early Bird price valid before 1st November*

Earth Womb | A Mediative Performance by Dai Matsuoka & Lee Swee Keong
Earth Womb, a meditative performance with visual of space and installation art.

A collaboration performance with young generation butoh artist from Japan, Dai Matsuoka. He is a butoh dancer in renown butoh group Sankai Juku since year 2005 and has appeared in 8 pieces of Sankaijuku production including, “Kinkan Shonen”, “Meguri”, “Tobari”. and “Unetsu” over 20 countries. He also directing the performance event “LAND FES” in Tokyo since 2011. Audiences may see different ways to define the beauty of butoh through this younger generation of butoh artist.

Date: 30th November – 1st December 2018
Time: 8:30pm
Venue: Take A Shot: Studio Cafe
1, Jalan Teras 3, Taman Industri Selesa Jaya,
43300 Seri Kembangan, Selangor

Ticket Price: RM88 [Early Bird], RM108 [Normal Price]
*Early Bird price valid before 18th November*

Ticket Purchase:
1. Aku Cafe & Gallery
8, Jalan Panggong, City Centre, 50000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

2. Online Ticketing Purchase
FB: https://www.facebook.com/klbutohfest/
Website: http://www.nyobakan.com.my/festival.asp?pid=11&sid=61