2011 WUSHU MADNESS--1 TABLE 2 CHAIRS 武疯--一桌二椅

SYNOPSIS

Actual and virtual of the nature” is the concept behind Wushu Madness - 1 Table 2 Chairs. By using modern theatrical elements as core, combine with fine stage art of Chinese traditional opera - table and chair, to reveal the character relationship and produce the view of thought in modernization, metaphor the deepest soul of human being. Thus, different stories are told with the specialty of Wushu and Dance.

Wushu Madness - 1 Table 2 Chair is such a piece of virtual drawing, with the exclusive setup of props and design and also multimedia to tell the whole story, it brings us into the reflection and contemplation.

SCENES SYNOPSIS

PREFACE : LAWS OF THE CONCRETE JUNGLE—Table is a symbol of social status, the chair is power of desire.

SCENE 1: THE SHADOW OF BUILDING—Man within the building and shadow within the man, the shadow of metaphor. All creatures blossom from here.

SCENE 2: OFFICE

(a) Human vs. Machine—Due to formulated working sequence, human is working like a machine, happen to be allocated, and happen to be dominated.

(b) Declaration of War—You are my friend or my rival? The face of powerful desire recount.

(c) Trio Wushu—The fight between two powers, which become the dummy that is played and shifted, also the victim of the power.

(d) Meeting Table— The unwritten rules of the game in workplace.

(e) Chair—Symbolize the desire of basic necessities and social status in comfort zone.

SCENE 3: 1 TABLE 2 CHAIRS - BROTHERHOOD—The origin of male supremacy inspire the inner battle desire. Friendship and power, which line up in first place?

SCENE 4: CONFESSION OF PAIN—High wall representing mirror, does it reflect your inner thoughts?

SCENE 4A: VIE —The chair that is left behind becomes the competing material of two persons.

SCENE 5: WORKPLACE LIKE A BATTLEFIELD—Simply how power gets worked out on a practical, metaphor the strength of one's skill and ability.

SCENE 6: OPERATING TABLE—Our society is "butcher" of our mind, after each time anatomy, is a new life opportunity.

作品简介

虚实相生,情景相融”是促成《武疯──一桌二椅》的创作概念,以现代剧场元素延伸了传统戏曲里虚拟与象征的美学,同时通过桌椅与表演者的关系结合对都市的想法,从现代人的视角出发,表达人性心灵最深处的一面,并引伸出不同的故事片段,融合精湛的武艺展现“武中带舞,舞中有武”的肢体张力,达到视觉与心灵的快感,也寓意一个象征符号。

《武疯--一桌二椅》就像是一幅抽象的画,舞台的设置与桌椅的摆设,都隐喻着剧情的地点和人物的关系,独特的灯光设计结合令人深思的多媒体影像,企图营造思考及反观的空间,令“发生在你我周遭的故事”更引人入胜。

场次简介

序:都市森林弱肉强食 桌子象征着社会地位,椅子是权势的欲望。

场次1楼台倒影 楼中有人,人中有影,影中有喻,万物生态,由此开绽。

场次2办公室

(a) 人与机械—公式化的工作程序,机械般的操作,是习惯被分配还是被支配?

(b) 宣战—你是我的朋友,还是我的对手?面对权势的欲望,各显神通。

(c) 三人武—两方权势的比试,无辜成为被戏弄及搬弄的傀儡,也是权势下的牺牲者。

(d) 会议桌—职场潜规则:各侍其主,见风转舵、八仙过海,各显神通。

(e) 椅子—是一种象征,隐喻衣食住行,也是社会地位的代表,难以割舍。

场次3一桌二椅——兄弟 原始的雄性优越感,激发内心深处的竞争战斗欲,友情与权益何者重要?

场次4伤城 耸立的高墙,宛如一面镜子,是否映照你心深处?

场次4a争夺 被遗留下来的椅子,成为两个人的争夺物。

场次5职场如战场 职场上的竞技赛,犹如战场上的比试。相互斗技也喻示能力的强弱。

场次6手术台 社会是人们心境的“屠夫”,每一次的解剖,是重获新生的机会。

 

 AWARD WINNING 得奖记录

•1 MAY 2013

The 10th Annual BOH Cameronian Arts Award - The Kakiseni Audience Choice Awards for Dance

10届金马仑艺术奖 Kakiseni 观众票选最受欢迎舞蹈作品

 

•22 APR 2013

The 10th Annual BOH Cameronian Arts Award The Best Set Design, The Best Lighting Design

10届金马仑艺术奖最佳舞台设计,最佳灯光设计

 

PERFORMANCE RECORD 演出记录

•7~9 DEC 2012

Present 4 full-fledged repertoire at Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre

于吉隆坡表演艺术中心呈现一连四场专场演出

 

•9,16,17,18 SEP 2011

Invited to present perform for MyDance Festival at KLPac

受马来西亚舞蹈联盟“吾舞节”之邀呈现演出

 

20~21 JUL 2011

Commissioned by JSPA to present for the 8th JB Arts Festival

8届新山艺术节之邀,委约制作专场演出