Checkpoint Theatre’s Process Insight Talk series pulls back the curtain on the inspiration and creative process behind these extraordinary plays, giving audiences an insight into the craft of its creators.
Playwright Faith Ng and dramaturg Huzir Sulaiman take you into the world of The Fourth Trimester, a powerful new play about parenthood, adulthood, and what it means to be happy in contemporary Singapore. Take a seat and settle in for an intimate chat about the genesis and writing process of Faith’s latest work, and gain insight into their personal stories and thoughts along the way.
Faith Ng is a playwright and Associate Artistic Director of Checkpoint Theatre. Her plays capture slices of Singapore life. They include the critically acclaimed Normal (2015; 2017), For Better or for Worse (2013) and wo(men) (2010).
Huzir Sulaiman is the co-founder and Joint Artistic Director of Checkpoint Theatre. He is a writer, director, and producer. As a dramaturg, he oversees Checkpoint Theatre’s development of original work across different media and platforms.