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The Peranakan Association marked 115 years as well as SG50 this year at The Peranakan Ball . With the support of the Peranakan Museum, this year’s instalment of the annual fundraiser highlighted 50 Remarkable Peranakans, also the theme of the night. Babas and Bibiks were out in full force in beautiful baju batiks and kebayas, washing The Ballroom of The Fullerton Hotel Singapore in a sea of vivid hues that matched the colourful entertainment that night, including performances by The Peranakan Voices and sneak previews by the casts of Bibiks Behind Bars, Kena Again! and Pintu Pagar. Lawyer and passionate pantun writer Chan Eng Thai read a Baba poem, Maju Singapura, which was presented to guest-of-honour president Tony Tan Keng Yam on stage, following the cutting of an ornate Peranakan-inspired cake by Only Y Designer Cakes. The night also saw veteran Singaporean performers ...