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GeorgeTown Festival 2014

  • Aug 29, 2014 · 7:00 PM

We go for theatre outside Singapore?

Penang Malaysia is hosting GeorgeTown Festival 2014.

The plan is to make a trip there to catch the performance of AT HOME AT THE ZOO


The Whiteaways Arcade

Lebuh Pantai

George Town




Performance Date


8:00 pm theatrethreesixty presents

Edward Albee’s AT HOME AT THE ZOO

Directed and designed by Christopher Ling

Featuring Matthew Ong, Rosheen Fatima & Azzad Mahdzir

The lives of three people are changed forever as revelations and confrontations of one sunny afternoon send them down surprising new paths. With shocking secrets to reveal, sharp truths to confront and hearts bursting with all the complexities of humanity, experience the intensity that is true Edward Albee.

Artistic Director Christopher Ling opens theatreesixty’s inaugural performances in Penang with a provocative classic, The Zoo Story, paired with a brand new first act Homelife fifty years in the making.

This production of AT HOME AT THE ZOO was premiered in April this year as part of the we are theatrethreesixty festival.

Here's the DATE/ TIME of the various performances

Thursday, August 28 – Saturday, August 30 @ 8.30pm

Matinee Performance: Sunday, August 31 @ 3pm

Proposed itinerary :

29th Aug (evening) - Take a coach and travel overnight from Singapore to Butterworth Terminal

30th Aug (morning) - Take ferry from Butterworth to Georgetown;

upon reaching Georgetown, check into accomodations and have a free and easy afternoon to roam the heritage site.

30th Aug (evening) - Dinner and Performance

31st Aug (morning) - Depart from Penang

31st Aug (evening) - Reach Singapore

(pls do note that the coach ride is about 13 hrs long)

So, if this sounds gd to you and your schedule permits, do rsvp and I will have the details sent to you :)

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  • Doreen

    That's what I had in mind too :) Perhaps you can share with the organisers yr experience, Keng Kiat and help us in the organising next yr as well!

    August 20, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    maybe can plan again next year

    1 · August 20, 2014

  • Doreen

    Looking forward to enjoy that same blast!

    August 20, 2014

  • Doreen

    Oui! Thks for info, Keng Kiat :)

    August 20, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Aiyah, I just came back from Penang last weekend, had a blast of a great time.

    At Home at the Zoo should be a great and fun show. Enjoy yourselves!

    I believe 2 Houses is sold out, not sure about Hai Ki Xin Lor.

    Do check out the following exhibitions too:

    Unpack-Repack: A Tribute to Ismail Hashim at Whiteaways Arcade

    Mission Blue: The Indigo House at Mission Place

    exhibitions at Hin Bus Depot

    Obscura Festival of Photography, at various locations

    exhibition at Run Amok Gallery

    1 · August 20, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hello! This sounds very exciting, but I'm out of leave. Can we have an option for those who want to leave early for work on Monday?

    August 11, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      Sigh would love to go. Looks like I have to work on that day. Hope you guys have a great trip.

      August 18, 2014

    • Doreen

      Don't worry. I go and recce on this trip and see how I can organise another one again later on ;)

      August 18, 2014

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  • Doreen
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