Master Jack Lee – Martial Arts
Elective Workshop – Arts
Workshop Date: 28 – 31 (WEEK 2)
Time: 10:40 – 13:00
[About the Workshop]
Lee Swee Seng (Jack Lee)
Founder/Artistic & Wushu Director of Lee Wushu Arts Theatre Malaysia (www.leewushuarts.com)
Lee Swee Seng is a Business Administration graduate from IGM, Malaysia and Southern University College. He is the founder, artistic director and wushu director of Lee Wushu Arts Theatre and Lee Wushu Arts Workshop and also a collaborator of martial arts and dance. Between 1994 and 2001, Swee Seng participated in several wushu competitions in Malaysia and won gold and silver medals in the All Johor State Wushu Championship and National Wushu Tournament. He also participated in Beijing International Wushu Competition and won the 4th prize, regarded as one such outstanding wushu sportsman in Malaysia. Between 2002 and 2009, Swee Seng went to further his wushu training in China in the provinces of Sichuan, Guangzhou and Guangxi. At the 8th Hong Kong Wushu International Championship, he won the gold medal for group wushu dance.
Swee Seng choreographed series Wushu and Dance performance since 2001, one of his classic work Farewell, My Concubine–The Movement of the Martyr received rave reviews and was invited to perform at the 7th Johor Bahru Arts Festival, Hong Kong Dance Festival 2010, London International Youth Arts Festival 2012 and 30th FACP Annual Conference Asian Gems in the Arts at Solo, Indonesia. This production was awarded for The Best Creative Award in 22nd National Chinese Dance Festival 2010, receive 5 nominations for The 9th Annual BOH Cameronian Arts Award 2011 and won ‘The Best Costume Design, Styling & Make Up’ and ‘The Kakiseni Audience Choice for Dance’ awards. The static and Dynamic of Five Elements, another of Swee Seng’s choreography was also invited to perform at the Esplanade Theatres in Singapore 2010. He was invited by the 7th and 8th Johor Bahru Arts Festival as the co-director of the Malay musical “Bumi Berlantai Permata” and “Bumi Berlantai Permata II”.
On 2013, he even reviewed and awarded by Asia Excellent Entrepreneur Federation with honoured of the 21st Century The Prestigious Brand – Prestigious Cultural Achievement Award, where the Gala Night Ceremony was held at Equatorial Hotel, Penang on March 10th.