Festival, Zabbalang

CausewayEXchange 2012
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CausewayEXchange 2012

Presented by: DMR Productions and The Old Parliament House.

Date: 23 – 26 Aug 2012, Thu – Sun

Venue: Various venues

Tickets available from: Bytes

Website: www.causewayexchange.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/CausewayEXchange

Synopsis:
Singapore plays host to the CausewayEXchange (CEX) Festival with something for everyone as it returns for the third year running! For theatre lovers, check out At A Plank Bridge, Malaysia’s first play that was performed in New York. For those needing large doses of man’s best medicine, catch the controversial Indian Lawyers – Master Tongue-Twisters? You Decide… and the equally hilarious stand-up comedy 1 Malaysia.

For dance lovers, be entranced by the world premiere of am TO pm from the acclaimed Dua Space Dance Theatre. For an awakening visual experience, stare into Mindscreen, a showcase of miniatures on canvas motivated by years of people watching. For film buffs, the 6 short and 2 full length films by some of Malaysia’s most talented directors will leave a mark on you.

And take part in a special tribute to the late celebrated filmmaker Yasmin Ahmad with the book launch of Yasmin, How You Know?, a compilation of her wisdom and wit, and a screening of her first telemovie Rabun. Finally, come meet fellow artists at CEX’s Kopi Shop Talks & Networking Session.

Theatre
At A Plank Bridge
1 Malaysia or Izzit?
Indian Lawyers, Master Tongue-Twisters? You Decide…

Dance
am TO pm

Visual Arts
Mindscreen

Film
6 Malaysian Shorties
Relationship Status
The Joshua Tapes
Rabun

Literary
Yasmin, How You Know?

Music
Serenade Malaysia

About CausewayEXchange
CausewayEXchange (CEX) is a joint arts and culture initiative between Singapore and Malaysia that aims to serve as the premier exchange platform between the arts and creative communities of both countries. CEX’s mission is to foster a closer relationship and understanding between the people of Singapore and Malaysia vis-a-vis arts and culture. Co‐orgranised by arts and creative company The Old Parliament House (Singapore) and marketing communications & entertainment group DMR Productions, CEX’s missionis to foster a closer relationship and understanding between the peoples of Singapore and Malaysia vi-a‐vis arts and culture. The third edition of CEX will run from 23‐26 August this year.


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