Dua Space Dance Theatre presented 'Anak Malaysia' in 2009, depicting the story of the ancestors of Chinese community came to Tanah Melayu and made this land their home. In celebration of National Day 2020, Dua Space would like to share this meaningful performance that combines local musicians, choreographers, dancers, singers and actors.
===关于《大马薪传》About 'Anak Malaysia'===
'Anak Malaysia' tells the story of how the ancestors of Malaysian Chinese came and built their homes in this nation, depicting the emotions and history of the Chinese community rooting on this land. The production presents the harmonious scenery of all races living here in Malaysia on stage, promoting social integrity, and delivering blessings to our country.
The story is set in the 19th Century when Chinese people had to leave their homeland due to the poor conditions of China. Among them, the eldest son of Yap family, Choong Boon leading his younger siblings, Xiao Boon, Ren Boon, and Ai Boon, together with their adopted little chamberlain, Fuh Hoong, trying their luck to seek for living in Nanyang. Elders of the Kong family handed their children, Suk Yee and Thiam Aik to the care of Choon Boon. On the same voyage, there were Chen Jiunn Yee, Loke Nian San, and Liu Vui Ngee. Before departure, parents of the Yap family gave each of their children a handmade brocade bag embroidered with their surnames, hoping their children would be safe together in the future. Soon, the boat departed and sailed into its uncertain voyage...
0:23 悠远的哀歌与离情 The Distant Dirge & 离情 Parting Sorrow
18:50 热带雨林的马来半岛 The Tropical Nation-Tanah Melayu
26:18 获救 The Survivors
33:50 思想曲 The Songs of Homeland
41:35 安眠 A Peaceful Sleep
42:50 母亲的呢喃 Murmur of A Mother
44:30 崭新的岁月 Building of New Homeland
47:33 惬意即景 The Harmonious Scenery
50:44 江水地情 Joyful Land
54:40 爱情 Love
《大马薪传》舞评 Review of "Anak Malaysia"