Theatre

Forked

Organised by: The Finger Players
  • Date:
    15 - 18 Aug 2019
  • Time:
    Thu - Sat: 8:00pm
    Sat - Sun: 3:00pm
  • Duration:
    1h 30min (including post-show dialogue)
  • Venue:
    Drama Centre, Black Box
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  • Language:
    English
  • Admission:
    $25 (Concession), $38 (Standard)
    Package of 4: $121.60 (Usual Price: $152)
    PAssion Card members enjoy 10% off standard ticket

  • Advisory:
    Advisory 16 (Some Mature Content and Coarse Language)

Synopsis:

A MONOLOGUE
"In today's world, home is sometimes everywhere, and often nowhere. Forked is about identity. It's about home. It's about looking for a place or a body that you can sit in and belong and be comfortable and that you can be who you are."
~ Playwright/Actress/Mentee, Jo Tan

"Forked is a testament to the industry's contribution to nurturing new talent, I feel that it is not just the work of The Finger Players, but it is also everyone else's work."
~ Director/Mentor, Chong Tze Chien

Written and performed by Jo Tan, Forked is a culmination of a two-year playwright incubation programme. Inspired by real-life encounters, the script underwent many iterations – a dramatized reading titled "China Wine" for Saga Seed Theatre's Seed Incubator Readings and a five-hander in the M1 Singapore Fringe Festival 2018. This latest version is a light-hearted yet heart-warming monologue directed and designed by the award-winning trio who has contributed to the aesthetics of The Finger Players since 2004 – Chong Tze Chien (director), Lim Woan Wen (lights) and Darren Ng (sound and music).

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Forked


UPCOMING EVENTS