This is a wide ranging examination of the Malaysian dance drama as a from of artistic expression. Makyung or Mak Yong originated in Pattani in modern day Thailand before the advent of Islam in the peninsula and then spread to Kedah, Kelantan and even as far south as Singapore. The contributors look at Makyung's history, methods of performance, Music used, adaptation for the digital age and many other aspects of the art. 196 pages with some colour illustrations.
Weight 0.6kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, Kuala Lumpur, 2015.. First edition. ISBN: 9789834901523