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Mr. Daniel Kok

Independent, Choreographer Singapore www.diskodanny.com

Biography

Daniel Kok [diskodanny] read BA (Honours) Fine Art & Critical Theory at Goldsmiths College (London). He was given the Young Artist Award from National Arts Council (Singapore) in 2008. In 2012, he received an MA (Distinction) in Solo/Dance/Authorship (SODA) at the Inter-University Centre for Dance (HZT, Berlin) and in 2014, completed the Advanced Performance and Scenography Studies (APASS, Brussels). An avid pole dancer, he won the SG Pole Challenge 2012 and represented Singapore at the Finals of the International Pole Championships 2013. His choreographic works have been presented across Asia, Europe and Australia. His new creation, “PIIGS” is a team cheerleading project co-produced by Nationales Performance Netz (Germany), Maxim Gorki Theater (Berlin) and WorkSpaceBrussels within the “Life Long Burning” cultural initiative of the European Union. “Bunny”, a duet in collaboration with Luke George (Melbourne), is being co-produced by The Substation (Singapore) and Campbelltown Arts Centre (Sydney).