I Don't Wanna Dance Alone

Jang Huddle presents a community-led contemporary dance show exploring themes such as family, intergenerational dynamics and empowering the inner child. 

$15.90 - $25.90 (service fees apply)
50 minutes, no interval
15 - 17 March 2024
Fri 15 Mar, 7pm - 7:50pm
Sat 16 Mar, 1:30pm - 2:20pm
Sat 16 Mar, 7pm - 7:50pm
Sun 17 Mar, 3:30pm - 4:20pm

I Don't Wanna Dance Alone (혼자 춤추고 싶지 않아)  is about how everyone can dance. The work celebrates the joy of movement and connection through all ages, featuring an all-Asian cast of 12 people from diverse dance backgrounds.

Created and directed by Cindy Jang-Barlow and choreographed with the performers to an original soundtrack by Rewind Fields, this fresh rendition of the show evokes a sense of belonging, nostalgia and the fun in shared movement. 

Audience participation is welcomed, but optional!

Post-show Artist Talk: Sunday 17 March 4:30PM
Directly after Sunday's performance, there will be a talk with Cindy Yunha Jang-Barlow (creator/director).

This show is a part of Te Ahurei Toi o Tāmaki Auckland Arts Festival 2024. Click here to explore what else is on during the festival. 

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Presented by:
Te Ahurei Toi o Tāmaki Auckland Arts Festival 

Creative team: 
Creator & Director - Cindy Yunha Jang-Barlow 장윤하
Producer - Alice Kirker
Production Assistant – Fiona Saunder
Community Dance and Dramaturg Mentor – Carlene Newall De Jesus
Sound and Lighting Designer – Callum Lee
Costume Designer – Jieying Cai 
Set Designer – Mathilde Polmard 
Graphic Designer – Brandon Lin

Sophia Lee 李惠敏 - Chinese - 40+
Elsa Li 이영나 – Korean/Chinese – 16
Jiwoo Yeam 염지우 - Korean - 16
Kevin Tay 郑善阳 - Malaysian Chinese-Kiwi - 31
France Tan 陳福財 - Filipino-Chinese – 29
Xixi Xian 冼娜玛莉 - Chinese-Kiwi – 29
Angela Yang 杨安 - Chinese-Kiwi – 23
Jefferson Chen - Chinese-Kiwi – 31
Caryn Yachinta - Indonesian - 27

Supported by: 
Creative New Zealand 

Audience warnings: 
Recommended for all ages. Optional audience participation. 
WARNING: contains strobe, haze and flashing lights. 

Click here to read the digital show programme. 

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