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Salty

20 - 21 & 24 - 25 January // 9:30 pm

PREVIEW 20 January
DURATION 60 minutes
PRICE $21 - $26
SPECIAL OFFERS

Gooey stories of Singaporean horror

Melbourne Fringe award-winner Shannan Lim and his spook buddies Jayde Harding and Tye Norman vomit three short, intertwining plays.

Salty presents contemporary slants on the lurid demons of Singaporean-Malay mythology. Accompanied by neat video projections, it features a curious stillborn fetus, a slippery oily man nobody can catch, and a smouldering sex vampire looking for somebody to impregnate her.

In Singaporean folklore, salt is the currency of the afterlife.

This production continues on from the acclaimed Asian Ghost-ery Store, part of Summer Nights 2016, in a series of works that looks at both the lightness and darkness around cultural identity.

“Intelligent, witty and challenging in turns… an excellent piece of theatre.” **** The Age (Asian Ghost-ery Store)

“Lim is a very physical performer whose sense of humour and timing catches us off guard.” Perth Arts Live

West Australian Premiere

20 – 25 January
Studio Underground, STCWA

Origin: Victoria
Company: Normal Children
For Audiences 15+

Creator: Shannan Lim // Writer-Devisors: Jayde Harding, Shannan Lim, Tye Norman // Performers: Jayde Harding, Shannan Lim // Dancer-Choreographers: Arnold Muza, Carolyn Williams // Voices: Ezel Doruk, Tye Norman // Costume Design: Sara Lim // Dramaturgy: Paul Bourke // Collaborator: Elizabeth Davie // Stage Manager: Georgia Smith // Projectionist: Shannon Hamilton // Publicity: Mishell Vreman

Image: Yasi Peiris

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