I got a call from Liansheng sometime in January 2015. Last I had worked with Liansheng was as an actor for The Boy Inside. This time, he asked if I wanted to direct the NUS Arts Festival opening show featuring Jeremy Monteiro. He was writing text around jazz favorites. The show would be called Words […]Read more "Words and Music"
Ah Huat: Me, a pathfinder. And which is my own path? What road am I travelling on, where am I heading? The sky. And you, the moon. You look as if you are always up there. It’s hard to imagine that you’ll ever wane, ever eclipse. And the stars, so fixed in the sky. Such […]Read more "Excerpt from The Moon Is Less Bright"
I’m so happy to be back in Bangkok for the Bangkok Theatre Festival for the second year. You might have read about my rave of the Festival in The Straits Times. Last year I spent a few days here but I decided this year that I would spend a bit more time AND try to […]Read more "Hello from the Bangkok Theatre Festival 2014"
Welcome to MEDEA The journey to this moment where we now share in The Substation Theatre has been a relentless one. It began 18 month’s ago in a room upstairs with me trying to put to words, and question, why theatre matters. That question brought me to Bangkok to meet Tua Pradit Prasartthong, who showed […]Read more "MEDEA: Director’s Note"
I think the draft of my previous post was deleted. It was to share that the venue and concept for MEDEA had undergone a massive shift due to a change in venue. I will no longer be able to stage MEDEA at the Lasalle SIA Theatre. It will now be at The Substation Theatre. It […]Read more "Updated Synopsis for MEDEA"