October 12-14, 2007
Singgahsana Hotel,
Petaling Jaya
Selangor, Malaysia

Theme
Making a difference

“Moreover you shall teach my people the difference”
(Ezekiel 44:23)

G4G Invitation Letter.pdf
Dance Fest Brochure.pdf
Conference Registration Form.pdf
Concert Flyer

Introduction

The Christian Dance Fellowship Malaysia invites you to a 3-Day Dance Festival from October 12-14, 2007 at the Hotel Singgahsana, Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Objectives

  • To understand all forms of dance can be redeemed for the work of reconciliation and transformation, particularly using Hip Hop in making a distinctive difference and impacting the youth & world around us.
  • To present the positiveness and uniqueness of Hip Hop culture and show how it can be used for Christian expression, military worship, spiritual battles, warfare intercession and mission & outreach.
  • To express creativity, challenging moves and high energy flows by providing top quality street dance & specialized training through technique classes, workshops, seminars, conferences and festivals.

Conference Schedule

TIME

Oct 12 (Fri)

Oct 13 (Sat)

Oct 14 (Sun)

9:30 AM

Arrival &
Registration

Orientation at 11am

Making a Difference Praise & Worship

10:30 AM

Workshop Session 3

12.00 PM

LUNCH BREAK

1.30 PM

Workshop Session 1

 Finale Celebration Party

3.00 PM

Workshop Session 2

4.30 PM

FREE TIME & DINNER

7:30 PM

 

 

 

Opening Party Concert

Gala Night Concert

 

 

9:30 PM

RETIRE



Guest Speaker

Matthew Gurdial Singh
Pastor Matthew graduated from the Tawangmanggu Bible College, Indonesia (1992) and in full-time ministry for more than 15 years. He is the founder of All In One Network and started the National Transformation Conference (NTC) in Malaysia since 2004. He carries the burden in his heart to see Malaysia transformed for God with all the artistic talents & worship gifting in the Tabernacle of David to be restored in the Body of Christ.  Currently he serves as a full-time itinerary minister through All In One Network and travels widely around Malaysia and neighboring countries.  He is married to Suryani with two growing children and residing in Subang Jaya, Malaysia.

Workshop Facilitators

 

Melvin Ang
He is the Artistic director, chief Instructor, and choreographer of the Vibe Dance Studio, Manila, Philippines.  Graduated with a major in Fine Arts from the University of Santo Tomas and serving actively in the "Talent InC" creative ministry of Victory Christian Fellowship, Manila. Venturing out not just to breathtaking performances ranging from hip hop, breakdance, jazz, ballet, gymnastics, creative writing; conducting dance classes and coaching dancers; high-quality costume designs; video productions, and a lot more.  His dancers constantly embody that drive within them in every feat reflecting God's glory in all that they do. It is faith in Christ that helps them to interrogate their work with a heart full of fire and desire for the Lord to help them to bring out the fullest and keep them perform on par with excellent. Recently, he and his team won a top wining Award & Championship for the Hip Hop Open and Solo Category for the Asia Pacific Dance Masters Competition 2007 in Malaysia.

 

 

Joel Tan & UGDN Chief Instructors
Joel is the Chief Instructor and Founder of Urban Groove Dance Network (UGDN), a registered coach and professional hip-hop instructor under the United Kingdom Arts (UKA), Great Britain. He represents Malaysia as the UKA’s certified and qualified hip-hop dance teacher by providing professional examinations, student medal test and scrutinising exams of every dance style. He received a special award and champion title for the Malaysian Break Dance Team Champion 2002 and Extreme Fitness Malaysia 2002. Currently, he serves as the local faculty and Network Head of Youth Dance for the Christian Dance Fellowship of Malaysia and provides dance training for youth ministries in churches.


Specialized Dance Workshop

Workshop Session 1

  1. Hip hop and street style (foundation techniques)                
  2. Break dance (foundation and footwork)                 
  3. House style (foundation)    

Workshop Session 2

  1. Krumping (introductory)                                            
  2. Locking style (foundation)                                        
  3. Breakdance (power moves, freezes and tricks)   
  4. Hip hop (new school styles-choreography)            

Workshop Session 3

  1. Electric boogaloo (foundation)                                
  2. Electric boogaloo (animation)                                 
  3. Break dance (floor work and style moves)            

Urban Grove Dance Network
UGDN is a local-based professional company set up by Joel Tan entirely focused on developing, promoting, nurturing and preserving the street dance culture in Malaysia. UGDN currently has a network of studios around Malaysia. With its own in-house teaching syllabus, events, exam systems and home-grown instructors, UGDN is now the premier dance academy when it comes to pure hip hop and street styles.  Members of CDFM can enroll to any of their monthly classes or modular courses with UGDN at discounted rates.

Grooving For God Project
Grooving for God (G4G) project is a collaborative effort between the Urban Groove Dance Network (Malaysia's premier street dance academy) and Christian Dance Fellowship Malaysia (CDFM) to establish, preserve and develop street dance styles in Malaysia as a recognized form of art, which is positive and unique, and also to to harness its uniqueness for youth ministries as well as community building. 

The G4G project is built on a vision to use street dance to reach out to the youths by teaching, encouraging, training and motivating them for community service, outreach and mission. At the same time to show that they can proclaim Jesus through dance.  Here, UGDN and CDFM are working hand in hand to re-claim street dance from the world, put Jesus back in the center and show the world that we can groove for God.

REGISTRATION
Closing Date: Oct 1, 2007

  • Limited space available.  First-Come-First-Serve basis.
  • RM20 will be charged for registration after the closing date.
  • Registration by phone/fax will not be accepted.
  • Registration is confirmed only upon receipt of full payment.
  • There will be no refund for cancellations or participation in part of the program only.
  • Full Day Conference Fee is inclusive of lunch & dinner
  • Hotel Accommodation can be arranged upon request.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATION
Outstation participants who need accommodation are encouraged to stay in Singgahsana Hotel at the promotion rate below, inclusive of breakfast.

Rate Per Night           Twin-sharing        Triple-sharing
Deluxe Room               RM 120                   RM 150

FESTIVAL CONFERENCE FEE

Individual
Participant

More than 10 from a church

CDFM Member

 3 Full Days

RM 190

RM 180

RM 150

 Session 1 & 2

RM 120

RM 110

RM 100

Session 3

RM 100

RM  90

RM  80

PAYMENT
Pay by crossed cheque, money order or postal order
In favour of  CDFM BERHAD
send together with your completed registration form to:

 CHRISTIAN DANCE FELLOWSHIP MALAYSIA
P.O. Box 8373, Kelana Jaya, 46788
Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

ENQUIRIES

KUALA LUMPUR
Registrar Nicole Yit :016 202 6820 Email: sakai79@gmail.com
Secretary Jennifer Tan   :012 391 7799  Email: jtan.cyl@gmail.com
Treasurer Sara Thong :017 635 5770  Email: sara_may@gmail.com  
CDFM Office     :013 308 8006 Email: cdfm@streamyx.com
REPRESENTATIVES
PENANG Derlin Ang     :012 515 5423  Email: derlin65@gmail.com
PERAK Siow Chooi   :012 574 0710  Email: kschooi@streamyx.com
KUANTAN Michel Ong  :017 956 1958    Email: ongwenyan@hotmail.com
MELAKA Brendan Low :019 665 8866  Email: brendanlow@hotmail.com
SABAH Celesta Yong :013 860 6039  Email: crafs99@streamyx.com
SARAWAK Magdeline  :019 887 7183 Email: magdeline@sacofa.com.my

 

   

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