Joseph Gonzales is the Head of Dance at the National Arts Academy, Ministry of Culture, Arts and Tourism,
Malaysia and one of Malaysia’s leading dance educators and choreographers. Joseph began his career as a dancer with KESUMA, St. Moritz Gold Band Dancers and Kuala Lumpur Dance Theatre before leaving for Bush Davies School and London Studio Center in England.
He played Simon of Legree in ‘The King And I’ to become the first Malaysian to perform in the West End. His choreography Akar
dan Titik,TITIAN and AKAR has been presented at various festivals in Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Japan, Belgium, Indonesia, Korea, Hong Kong and the Opening Ceremony of the 19th Independent Film Festival in Brussels.