Protection of Performers

 In addition to copyright, Performers' rights also subsist under copyright law in respect of live performances: 

  1. of a dramatic work or part thereof,

  2. of a musical work or part thereof,

  3. of a dance,

  4. of a circus act or a variety act,

  5. in relation to expressions of folklore,

  6. pertaining to the reading, recitation or delivery of a literary work or part thereof,    

that are given in Malaysia, whether before an audience or otherwise.