Singapore, 2 April 2019 – Rediscover the enthralling tale of Singapore’s transformation from an island of immigrants to a nation forged by our multi-ethnic cultures through an original dance-drama Whispers from the Dragon’s Teeth Gate. Commissioned by Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre (SCCC), this production is presented by Dance Ensemble Singapore (DES Arts), in collaboration with Sri Warisan Som Said Performing Arts.
In conjunction with the commemoration of the Singapore Bicentennial, Whispers from the Dragon’s Teeth Gate features an ensemble of international experts across various fields. They include renowned local historian Mr Kua Bak Lim, Cultural Medallion and Singapore Chinese Cultural Contribution Award recipient and playwright Mr Han Lao Da, eminent Indonesian choreographer Didik Nini Thowok, and Peranakan costume designer Raymond Wong.
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