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Princess by Eisa Jocson at the Esplanade's da:ns festival.
Princess by Eisa Jocson at the Esplanade's da:ns festival.PHOTO: JORG BAUMANN

Manila-based choreographer Eisa Jocson cuts through the smiling facade of the Disney princess with this work, part of the Esplanade's annual da:ns festival.

In response to how Disneyland Hong Kong is a significant employer of Filipino dancers in the region, yet sidelines them in minor roles, she and performance artist Russ Ligtas hijack the fair-skinned character of Snow White.

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