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Shakespeare Demystified: Romeo & Juliet, May 3rd-6th 2018

We have written about the KL Shakespeare Players (KLSP) Shakespeare Demystified series before on Penang Free Sheet. We love them! Designed to engage and enlighten school and university students, we find their interpretations of Shakespeare’s works both engaging and illuminating performances as adults too. In their sixth consecutive year in Penang, KLSP are bringing one […]

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On a Starry Night, March 30th- April 1st 2018

KL-based theatre group Kudoclasm was recently here in Penang for the first time,  performing Erica’s Room (see Tickets are now on sale for their upcoming comedy show, On a Starry Night, which will also be performed at Black Kettle, on March 30th, 31st and April 1st. The group describe the play as “a Christmas story […]

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Men in Heels, March 16th and 17th 2018

Men in Heels is an outrageously irreverent, side-splittingly funny and heart-achingly poignant look at the world of drag through the eyes of these three men. As director Joe Hasham explains: “While the world is moving towards gender diversity, it is still fairly unorthodox in Malaysia. In the play, we have three very different individuals at […]

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Theatre for Women, March 8th-10th 2018

Celebrated every year on March 8 is the International Women’s Day, a global commemoration of the social, economic and political achievements of woman. To coincide with it this year, penangpac will present Theatre For Woman, a special double-bill feature. The very talented Suzanne Teoh and Marina Tan will perform A Complete Woman and What Am […]

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Erica’s Room, Family Drama, March 9th-11th 2018

Erica’s Room is a family drama, the story of Erica and Felicia, two cousins who are at times more frenemies than they are friends. The play recounts a letter from Erica to her grandmother, with her feisty cousin Felicia beside her, and follows a story of generations, family, responsibility and good and bad influences over a […]

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Tales from the Bedroom, February 9th-11th 2018

What happens in the bedroom comes out on stage this February, only to prove those who believe “what happens in the bedroom, stays in the bedroom” wrong. Big Nose Productions presents Tales from the Bedroom this year, featuring a brilliant cast who come out on stage to give a hilarious performance to mature audiences only. […]

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