Checkpoint Theatre's Huzir Sulaiman and Claire Wong. Photo courtesy of Jason Ho.
Yes, we know. There’s more to Checkpoint Theatre than Atomic Jaya. Kidding. Of course there is!
Anyways, our story’s out in the papers and here’s the transcript of our long chat with husband-and-wife team Huzir Sulaiman and Claire Wong. Word. Lots of word.
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As a lead-up to the Man Singapore Theatre Festival 2011, I thought it’d be interesting to have a roundtable discussion with the three participating playwrights on the idea of The Great Singapore Play. The extremely condensed version came out in today’s papers but I thought, why waste the rest? Here’s the first part of The RAT’s (almost) two-hour-long “chat” with Alfian Sa’at (Cooling Off Day, Nadirah), Huzir Sulaiman (The Weight Of Silk On Skin), Chong Tze Chien (Charged) and Joel Tan (Family Outing).
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Ladies and gents, the new logo for this year’s Singapore Theatre Festival.
As W!ld Rice artistic director and fest director Ivan Heng puts it: “Fierce. With good hair shampoo.”
After last year’s break to give way to the theatre company’s 10th anniversary season, their theatre festival is back and will run from Aug 3 to 21.
And you should now be calling it Man Singapore Theatre Festival.
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