Sifu Chua Kah Joo Sparring Backstage During King & I
These precious photos were taken in the dressing room of the London Palladium (1979 to 1981) when Sifu Chua Kah Joo was a young lad participating in the King & I musical. He was sparring with Frankie, a fellow theatre actor and Wing Chun Kuen practitioner.
Backstory: Sifu Chua Kah Joo was a ballerina before he learnt and taught Wing Chun Kuen. He involved himself in theatrical performances for a good 17 years before founding Wing Chun Martial Arts Academy in England.