29 Dec '11, 9pm

Enter stage left: Politics: TheatreWorks' Fear Of Writing was as depressing and cynical as Cooling Off Day was e...

Art and politics don't mix, you say? Think again. It was a bumper year for political theatre with works like Teater Ekamatra's Mata Hati, Drama Box's HERstory, The Necessary Stage's restagings of their acclaimed plays Gemuk Girls and Model Citizens, and even Malaysian company Five Arts Centre's The 1955 Baling Talks. And then there was Cooling Off Day and Fear Of Writing. A direct result of the feverish, heady days of the General Elections, the former was arguably the most important piece of theatre this year. Staged at the Man Singapore Theatre Festival last August, the sold-out show was such a runaway hit that producers W!ld Rice had to open up more seats. Seven hundred extra ones were reportedly snapped up in a single day and gave the theatre company bragging rights about having ticket sales at "120 per cent". Just how in demand was it? Well, there's a restaging coming ...

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