rapture/rupture (2013)

The intimate and bittersweet rapture of poetic love-in-separation is reinterpreted through cultural and gendered difference in this contemporary abhinaya (emotional expression) piece.

direction: Shyamala Moorty
movement, text, and performance: Cynthia Ling Lee
dramaturgy: Sandra Chatterjee
music: Ravindra Deo
rapture/rupture was developed through the Post Natyam Collective’s long-distance web-based creative process.

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You Ain’t Never Gonna Get Me Down (2010)