Literature

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  • Tri State Monodrama

    15-17 Sep

    8:30 p.m.



    Kuala Lumpur Craft Complex
  • RM10, RM15, RM20

    Booking details to be announced soon.

Literature
Tri State Monodrama
Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia

Three directors, three actors, three masterpieces from the Nusantara states will be staged over three consecutive nights in Kuala Lumpur.

Escape from the hustle and bustle of busy Kuala Lumpur and let actors, Sani Sudin (Malaysia), Sinta Debeturu (Indonesia) and Shafiee Mostar (Brunei), take you on a journey of discovery.

The actors and directors of the respective works will engage with the audience to share their experience and views after each performance.

15 Sep

Cakra (Chakra)
Brunei

Cemarawungu (The Purple Spruce)
Indonesia

16 Sep

Cemarawungu (The Purple Spruce)
Indonesia

Di Bawah Tiang Lampu (Under the Lamppost)
Malaysia

17 Sep

Di Bawah Tiang Lampu (Under the Lamppost)
Malaysia

Cakra (Chakra)
Brunei

DIRECTOR / ACTOR

SANI SUDIN
Sani Sudin was born on 3 March 3 1957 in Kampung Baru, Kuala Lumpur. The full-time artist lives entirely on the arts in which he finds shelter. He is known as a versatile folk artist. He is a singer, musician, composer, poet, actor and painter. Sani Sudin is one of the founders of the Kopratasa Group that popularizes poetry songs. Starting with Teater Elit led by Dinsman Sutung Umar Rs, Sani Sudin later founded KTU (Kumpulan Teater Utama) with Tan Sri Dr Nordin Kardi and Sabariah Hitam. He acts in and directs theatrical works, as well as TV dramas and films.

DIRECTOR

KEN ZURAIDA
Ken Zuraida was born in Salatiga, Central Java on 15 May 1954. She is an actress, director, producer and writer. Ken Zuraida is an Indonesian cultural icon who is the wife of Indonesian national icon, artiste, laureate and legend, WS Rendra. After the passing away of Rendra, Ken Zuraida was given the trust to continue the activities organized by Bengkel Teater Rendra (Rendra Theatre Workshop).

ACTOR

SINTA DEBETURU
Sinta Debeturu or Dewi Sinta has been involved in the theater scene since she was in third grade at Madrasah Tsanawiyah, Jakarta. At that time, she led Teater Ambassador SMAN5 Depok club (now known as Teater Embun). During her undergraduate studies, Dewi Sinta was involved in the staging of 0000: A Savage Odyssey and Noah (2013). Later on, she was involved in the dramatic reading of Disebabkan oleh Angin (By the Wind) directed by Ken Zuraida. She is a humanities graduate specializing in archeology who currently works as a contract employee in a company in Jakarta.

DIRECTOR

ZEFRI ARIFF
Zefri is a scholar, writer, dramatist, cultural activist and youth leader. His experience spanning three decades in the world of media, youth, language, literature, arts and culture has brought him to various missions, conferences, festivals, competitions and gatherings on the themes of arts, literature, media and youth. He represents Brunei locally and abroad either as an activist, thinker, worker, facilitator, judge or paper presenter.

ACTOR

SHAFIEE MOSTAR
This actor has broad TV, radio and stage acting experience. His involvement in the acting scene dates back to the 1970s. In the 80s, he frequently received major roles while making appearances in TV dramas. He has made a comeback and is currently active in theatre performances with Kumpulan PUTRA Seni, Brunei.