"... powerful and
Her World, 1995
' By now after so many
years, I've made quilts for all the family. Every night, each one of them sleeps all
wrapped up in my patchwork quilt.'
~ Excerpt from Emily of
of Pearlly Chua's Performances:
was a real gem."
The Sunday Times: "...powerful drama."
The Sunday Star: "...a performance of tremendous
courage and power."
Her World: "...powerful and fresh."
The New Straits Times: "...was a class of its own
and was truly a joy to watch."
Performed by Pearlly Chua
Directed by Chin San Sooi
celebrates the record-breaking 100th
Pearlly Chua as Emily
! Stella Kon's
award-winning play, Emily of Emerald Hill takes you into the life
and times of Emily, a Singaporean Nyonya matriarch who lived
through the splendour and tribulations of the era which spanned through the
Second World War. Emily of Emerald Hill
world-premiered in Seremban in 1984, and has since earned for itself a
significant and special place in the annals of Malaysian theatre!
The Actors Studio Bangsar
Level 3, Bangsar Shopping Centre, Jalan Maarof, Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur
Dates & Times:
10-13, 16-20 October 2002 @ 8.30 pm
12-13, 19-20 October 2002 @ 3.00 pm
RM50 & RM40 (RM2 ticketing fee not included)
10% Discount for Students and Senior Citizens
20% Discount for Groups of 20 or more people
Tel: 03-2094 0400/1400, 03-2694 5400
Tel: 012-2917306, 019-6226298,
FREE English Language & Theatre
A free workshop will be available on request for Group Purchases of
more than 40 tickets.
San Sooi will conduct a workshop which will be useful particularly for
students of the English Language and theatre.
Tel: 03-79806746, 012-2917306, 012-2901138,
019-6226298 to arrange for the workshops.
~ Contents ~
Emily : HerStory | A Child of Emerald Hill
| Director's Chair | Becoming
Emily | Preserving Peranakan Culture | Reviews | Contact