Author Archives: Lim Jia Ying

Review: Letterbox Production’s ‘Bronte’

Brontë is a poetic and moving exploration of aspirations, longing, and the relationship between life and text. Letterbox Productions’ Brontë melds the real and fictional worlds of the Brontë sisters, and examines their lives as their brother Branwell descends into alcoholism and madness. The play traces the influence of their personal circumstances on their literary creations, and dramatises […]

Review: Wrong Tree’s ‘Away’

I was impressed by the imaginative perspectives and strong ensemble acting in Away. Wrong Tree’s Away is a devised show that explores the issue of homelessness through the imagination of a homeless child, Poppy, with the characters in her head being played by five actors. It transports the audience into the world of a child’s […]