Adding spice to life: The appeal of performing arts
“Growing up in Malaysia, where we are spoilt for choices when we get up in the morning for breakfast – getting used to that – I can’t think of a better industry than the performing arts to spice up your life.” – Govin Ruben, Director, Terryandthecuz
Provocative and visually stunning world class works have become the hallmarks of performance arts company, Terryandthecuz. Working out of both Malaysia and Australia, among Terryandthecuz’s successful productions are My Lingam Speaks, Klue,Doh!, The Bee Project and, most recently, the visceral, participatory look into human trafficking: SK!N.
In this video, Director Govin Ruben gives an insight into how Terryandthecuz came to be, as well as the thought process behind the projects they choose.
Interview by Amy de Kanter
Filming by Lee Hock Chuan
Script editing by Fathimath Nuha
Video editing by Mia Sabrina Mahadir