Malaysia's Senior Lionesses | R.AGE

Published on 29 May 2023 3:21:02 PM

This bold group of ""aunties"" started their own lion dance troupe after the Covid lockdowns were lifted. The troupe is rewriting age and gender norms as the dance is traditionally performed by young men.

By 2030, people over 60 years old are expected to make up 15.3% of the total population in Malaysia. How can we re-imagine a vibrant, healthy senior life in an ageing nation?

Video produced by @TheFourth