03 Jul '11, 9pm

Sex. Scandals. Secrets. Speedos: Theater should take a leaf from Dick Lee's 'Beauty Kings' to sell more seats: Commentary

SO LET'S see: Sex. Scandals. Secrets. Speedos. If Beauty Kings had wanted to get our full and undivided attention, then its tagline has done a pretty good job. Way before the much-awaited play even opens on Wednesday, it's been the talk of the town. It's not hard to see why, really. After whetting audiences' appetites with last year's restaging of Fried Rice Paradise and the recent concert The Adventures Of The Mad Chinaman, a certain someone named Dick Lee is making his theatre comeback with this dark comedy about the backstage shenanigans of scantily-clad hunks in Speedos battling it out in a male beauty pageant. The MediaCorp VizPro production directed by Jonathan Lim stars Lim Yu-Beng, Karen Tan, Rodney Oliveiro, Judee Tan, newcomers Kaeng Chan and Eli Tee. But the interesting part is that it's no ordinary staging. Taking a leaf from his experiences as a judge for Sing...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/Entertainment/Arts/EDC110704-0...

Comments

  1. 04 Jul '11, 2pm

    seems like alot of things have to do with sex this days. no surprise the tengatango sex cups will sell very well in singapore.
    men are crazy to let sex take priority over their lifes

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