S+S Theatre Gala Night 2011:
(In actual running orders)
1. Because The World Needs Unicorns
Playwright: Cerise De Gelder
Director: Jude James
A desperate refugee begs for safe haven and is met with rigid rules and red tape.But he hasn’t arrived on a boat…he needs to get on one!
2. Failing Elijah
Playwright: Alex Chua
Director: Dinesh Kumar
Elijah has been a naughty girl. A very naughty girl and now she is called in to see the headmistress of her school. Perhaps she has gone too far, perhaps she has not, but how she fares in this meeting will decide her future at their school.
3. Life Decisions
Playwright: BB Ostella Adam
Director: Nicole Ann Thomas
Choosing a school, finding a job, how you live, and how you die – how many of these life decisions are made by us or for us?
4. Who Moved My Donut?
Playwright: Tita Wariss
Director: Megat Sharizal
A constant conflict of life created by our confusing and evolving life standards discussed from a sweet and roundy perspective.
5. The Rice of the Kaiser
Playwright: Cheah Ui Hua
Director: Yusuf Amin
In order to eliminate the Juice, all you need is a beer hall putsch. Sometimes a shove. And for dessert: Luftwaffles.
6. Boleh Saya Bantu?
Playwright: Ashraf Zain
Director: Ooi Kee How
Sometimes help is just a call away.
Playwright: John Newman
Director: Amir Yunos
Life as it could be living in a realm somewhere between the reality of the stage and reality itself.
8. Rupert and the Seven Russian Email Brides
Playwright: Alex Broun (Not eligible for Best Script award)
Director: Kelvin Wong
When Petra meets Rupert one day at work, he seems quite nice. Maybe they could go out sometime. But first she has to fight off the competition - Darya, Tatyana, Vera, Alena, Sabryn B, Natalia and Olga. A comedy about being very, very lucky in love.
9. When You Can't Stop Running (不停奔跑暴走记)
Playwright: Freddy Tan
Director: Erna Mahyuni
Jason found himself in a strange condition – he can’t stop running. He just couldn't stop. If you were in his shoes, what would you do?
10. Thank God We're Italians!
Playwright: Catherine Ooi
Director: Karanbir Hundal
Ah, Italians. A comedy of manners with Godfathers, Padres, prima donnas, and mama’s boys, with all the sauciness of an Opera Buffa!
11. Cast Adrift
Playwright: Patrick Christopher Lee
Director: Freddy Tan
Water, water everywhere, not a drop to drink. Ocean-stranded four are there, pushed on to the brink.
12. The Joy of Solitude
Playwright: Dean Lundquist
Director: Mark Beau De Silva
Charlie Sumac's lifestyle is forever changed when he inadvertently locks himself in his apartment.