Thursday, December 20, 2007

Textile Talk and Performance at Jim Thompson House Bangkok

Zubin Mohamad in "Are You Sleeping?" at Bangkok Fringe Festival 2005(Photo by Philip Conwall Smith)

Lecture and Performance location pictures (sample pictures from JTH)

Lecture on Textiles - Weaving Words and Wisdoms: The World of the Malay Textiles

The lecture will be at the William Warren Library, 4th floor, Henry B. Thompson Building on Friday January 11 2008 at 4:00 p.m.

Textile Performance - Journey

The performance will be on the following day, Saturday January 12 2008, at 6:00 p.m. at the waiting area in front of the Jim Thompson Thai House Museum.

Monday, December 17, 2007

Wayang Story at UNESCO World Heritage Site in Vietnam

Last week, I was in Vietnam to present a case study of Traditional Theatre in Malaysia - Wayang Kulit & Mak Yong: Finding New Audience. I was honoured to present a short dance performance based on Wayang Kulit Story at the UNESCO offficial dinner in Hue, Vietnam. More story later>>>>>>>