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Case Studies

Decades of Diversity

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With over a hundred productions under their belt and a revolving ensemble of 13 members, Five Arts Centre has held court in the Malaysian theatre scene with their ever innovative stagings of stories central to the Malaysian psyche since their it was founded by Chin San Sooi, Krishen Jit and Marion D’Cruz in 1984, From...Read More

Adapting to children’s theatre

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Today, they announce shows six months in advance so schools can include the performances in their curriculum. But when Gardner & Wife  first started bringing in plays for very young children, they struggled to fill the theatre.  This May, hundreds of school children in Penang, Ipoh and the Klang Valley will enjoy a restaging of Stuck. Based...Read More

How to grow a creative company

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Fariz Hanapiah,Co-Founder and Creative Director of Motiofixo, has always had a knack for computers. At 13, while kids his age were engrossed in video games, Fariz was busy teaching himself coding and computer graphics to build his own soccer website. News about ‘Malaysian Soccer Online’ spread Fariz received a prize from the Prime Minister for...Read More

Theatrethreesixty deals with depression – with a little help from their Befrienders

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Laugh, applaud, be reminded of the million things that make life worth living. Then on the way out pick up some potentially life-saving information on suicide prevention. Theatrethreesixty’s Every Brilliant Thing helps Befrienders KL – and audiences – reach out. (Main image: Threesixty Director Christopher Ling. Photo by Fay Rhatmanee) Speaking, as he does, directly to...Read More

Why arts awards matter

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When prize money more or less matches your entire yearly operating costs, of course it feels like a fortune – certainly enough to make a real difference. However, as Marion D’Cruz explains, for Five Arts Centre, this year’s winner of the Praemium Imperiale Grant for Young Artists, such an award can mean so much more....Read More