07 Aug '11, 9pm

One of our favourite Singapore actors who'd been in a number of TNS productions through the years, Karen Tan, is...

During the last weekend of the recently concluded Beauty Kings, theatre actress Karen Tan (picture) had more on her mind than just dealing with false eyelashes. Her six-year-old daughter had fallen off the ledge of their two-storey house. "This was after the Saturday matinee and I really burst into tears. I took out my false eyelashes, I changed, and I was crying all the way to the hospital. She was fine and sleeping. I go back to the theatre, put on my false eyelashes and I do Beauty Kings again." That night, she mulled over the incident. "She was sleeping next to me and I was thinking I could've lost her. And if I had, wow, gee, would I have gone back to do the remaining shows? At some point, I may well have, you know?" The 44-year-old actress may be a devoted mother of two, but you can't deny her commitment to theatre. This year alone, she's already appeared in six play...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/Entertainment/Arts/EDC110808-0...

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