06 Aug '11, 5am

The Weight of Silk on Skin: One script, one actor, one great production: Singapore actor-director Ivan Heng prov...

The Weight of Silk on Skin: One script, one actor, one great production: Singapore actor-director Ivan Heng prov...

SINGAPORE: Sometimes a good script and just one good performer is all you need to create a great theatre production. Singapore actor-director Ivan Heng proved this to be true with his portrayal of John Au Yong in Singapore playwright Huzir Sulaiman's latest work "The Weight of Silk on Skin", which premiered at the Man Singapore Theatre Festival 2011. Heng gave a nuanced, mesmerising performance as he brought his character, the wealthy but broken Au Yong to life. He delivered the lines with a panache that is a joy to watch, conjuring vivid images as he spoke each word with subtle inflections and sometimes raw emotion as though he is Au Yong, a tortured man who must re-examine his life so far to have any hope of finding love again. The fact that Heng must remember the vast number of lines in this one-man play - which has no breaks - only serves to make his performance all th...

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