Monday, July 31, 2017

Grand finale of Borneo Cultural Festival 2017 attracts 50,000 people

SIBU: About 50,000 people from all walks of life from the central region jam-packed Sibu Town Square Phase One to watch the grand finale of Borneo Cultural Festival (BCF) 2017 on Saturday night.

They were glued to their seats as they enjoyed the colourful traditional and modern dance performances by the dance troupes.

The perfect weather greatly helped in making the event proceed smoothly as planned.

Among the foreign troupes that performed during the grand finale were the impressive Ngangklung Ceria AABB from Indonesia and Gulou Sanshan Art Troupe from China.

The creative and talented dancers from SMJK Yu Hua Kajang, Selangor entertained the crowd with their Malay traditional dance performance – the ‘Inang Asli’, The Path and Sumirid Dance.

The local troupes included the Borneo Spectrum with their sape and ngajat dance performances, Akar Nading of SMK Pakan, Hornland Dance Theatre, SJK Su Lai, Sri Swangsa Sibu, Sibu Martial Arts (Quan Shu) Association, the One Dance Studio and Danger Crew.