Adam! The Musical has returned with a new updated story and a new originally produced soundtrack. Notorious for its record-breaking 35 performances when it first premiered in 2010, one would walk into the theatre hall accompanied by sky-high expectations.
Written by Mark Beau De Silva and directed by Joe Hasham OAM and Dato’ Dr. Faridah Merican, the musical is a wonderfully light-hearted and comical tackle on the stigma surrounding HIV and those who live with HIV. Despite the weight and responsibility the show carries to portray the plight of HIV as sensitive as possible, the show is a love story [...]
Theatresauce‘s final Emerging Directors Lab showcase for the 2017/2018 season showcased four plays by four different directors. There are subtle highs and obvious lows – but what’s certain is that each director inserted their own style into the staging.
(If you haven’t checked it out head to this link and get yourself a ticket. This week is the final week!)
Due to the lack of common theme, the experience of going to this showcase was like a visit to a small gallery of genres. Two of the plays, namely The Light and Api, Jangan Lupa Api incorporates the [...]
All-male Romeo and Juliet adaptation sizzles in gutsy Malaysian premiere.
HILDA LOOI spent 20 years in China pursuing a career in hospitality (as a marketing specialist!) but eventually decided to do a 180°.
In 2011, after a conversation with her brother, stage actor Alvin Looi, on Kuala Lumpur’s growing theatre scene, she hopped on a plane from China and made her way back home – Penang came first, but she settled in KL soon enough. Five years down the road and many, many performances later, it’s time for Hilda to have her very own show.