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Choy Wai Wan


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Melodic Dystrophy

Melodic Dystrophy

Melodic Dystrophy is a puppet play that explores what happens to a person when their primary means of expression - the body - begins to fall apart, questioning the dissonances between body and soul when one is confronted with love and loss. Modernising Japanese Bunraku-style puppetry, the play tells the story of an actor diagnosed with an accelerated degenerative disease, rapidly taking his body from his own control. Tightly choreographed with a post-rock soundtrack, this original drama stages a life in decay through the poetry of Edgar Allan Poe and innovative interaction between the animate and the inanimate.


1st Produced:
theSpace @ Venue45, Edinburgh Festival Fringe    Aug 2013

Queen Mary Theatre Company (QMTC)

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new writing, puppetry 45 minutes

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