1st Edition

Evolving Synergies
Celebrating Dance in Singapore

ISBN 9780815369431
Published December 4, 2017 by Routledge India
252 Pages

USD $54.95

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Book Description

This book, Evolving Synergies: Celebrating Dance in Singapore, is a noteworthy contribution to the discourse of the Singapore dance scene. It discusses the evolution of Singapore's dance landscape, and its place in the city-state's social, cultural and historical development.

Table of Contents

1. The Evolving Cultural Ecology through Dance 2. Chinese Dance: Cultural Resources and Creative Potentials 3. The Matrix of Cultural Identities in Indian 4. To Live, to Dance, to Be: Two Decades of Singapore Dance Theatre and Beyond 5. Creative Dance Education: A Personal Account 6. Youthopia: Dance and Young People in the Lion City 7. Dancing with Community 8. Looking Out: International Focus 9. Regional Networks and Cultural Exchange 10. Dance and New Media 11. Interconnections: An Overview of Contemporary Dance Scene from the 1990s to the Present

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Stephanie Burridge is Adjunct Lecturer, Singapore Management University, Lasalle College of the Arts (Singapore).

Caren Cariño is Head of Department and Principal Lecturer (Dance) at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA).