Founded in 1991 by Low Mei Yoke and Tan Chong Poh, Frontier Danceland is a contemporary dance repertory company in Singapore that became full-fledged in 2011. We have worked with both local and international dance-makers from various backgrounds, including Noa Zuk, Ohad Fishof and Shahar Biniamini from Israel, Stephanie Lake, Gabrielle Nankivell and Luke Smiles from Australia, Sita Ostheimer from Germany, Olé Khamchanla from France/Laos, Liu Yen-Cheng from Taiwan, Matej Kejzar from Belgium/Slovenia, Richard Chappell from United Kingdom, Victor Choi- Wo Ma from Hong Kong, Thomas Lebrun from France, I-Fen Tung from Taiwan, Annie Vigier & Franck Apertet from France, Sascia Pellegrini from Italy, and Deborah Nightingale (née Galloway) frmo England.
Throughout the years, Frontier Danceland has also represented Singapore internationally, including three sold-out shows at Batsheva Dance Company in Tel Aviv, Israel, in May 2016; performed at “Kuandu Arts Festival”, Taiwan and the “25th Quinzena De Dançe De Almada – International Dance Festival”, Portugal in October 2017; showcased at the “Festival Tour d'Horizons”, France in June 2018 and “Dance in the City”, Belgium/Germany in August/September 2018, which were all well received overseas.
Our vision is to be a versatile contemporary dance company in Singapore that is committed to inspire our audiences with a dynamic range of contemporary dance works, contributing to a greater appreciation of the art form. We do this by creating opportunities for Singaporean and international dance artists to create and present diverse, experimental and accessible dance works on our team of professional dancers.