Tanah Serendah Sekebun Bunga
Venue: Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka
Jalan Dewan Bahasa, 50460, Kuala Lumpur
Date & Time: Feb 20-21, 2004 (8.30pm)
Ticket Contact: Zulkifli
Synopsis: Theatre company "Svarnabhumi Studio Kuala Lumpur" in collaboration with AXiA(Arts Xchange in Asia) presented a contemporary dance theatre performance, that take you back to a pre-Malacca era, to a time when this stretch of the peninsula was known as the Langkasuka Kingdom, nicknamed Tanah Serendah Sekebun Bunga. The dance theatre depicted the rule of a woman Raja Mas Chayam, her encounter with a seer, and the subsequent fall of the kingdom. Inspired from traditional dances like Mak Yong, Menora, Main Puteri, Wayang Kulit. The dance is choreographed and performed by three expert dancers, Hamzah Tahir, Zubin Mohamad and Mek Nab. The scenography is designed by Hamzah Tahir. The story is written by Zulkifli Mohamad based on folk tale.
The dance also will be starring Rosnani Nasir, Hasanol Farihan and will be accompanied by "Sewarna" musicians from Uitm.