KA: Knowledge Possesses the Soul of Man

Johry, Shahrin and Yeung, Susan and Haykal, Bani and Yong, Kailin and Wileo, Albert and Rajasekharan, Raghavendran (2016) KA: Knowledge Possesses the Soul of Man. [Production]

Item Type: Production
Title: KA: Knowledge Possesses the Soul of Man

‘KA to me means my spirit, the within, the people who feed my spirit and knowledge itself. KA also symbolises my guardian: ak(KA), my teacher: (KA)vitha’, who, for Shahrin is a catalyst.’ – Shahrin Johry

Shahrin Johry, Assistant Choreographer and Principal Dancer of Maya Dance Theatre, known for its ‘cross-cultural collaborations and integration of Asian traditional dance forms with contemporary dance’ created KA: Knowledge Possesses the Soul of Man, his first full-length dance presented at the Drama Centre, Black Box, on 15th and 16th January 2016.

KA represents a process that transpired over the duration of approximately a year beginning on 9 January 2015 and performed on 15 and 16 January 2016. Shahrin collaborated with a creative team of twleve artists at various times and durations towards KA’s creation.

Subjects: Performing Arts
Divisions: Work in process
Depositing User: Ms Ashalatha Krishnan
Date Deposited: 03 Aug 2016 10:24
Last Modified: 20 Jul 2021 15:46
URI: http://drlib.lasalle.edu.sg/id/eprint/378