The journey begins: Theatre Memories – 50 Years of Singapore Theatre…..

Hello! My name is Jennifer Lim, I’m an actress and filmmaker based in London.

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http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0510545/

At the tender age of five, my beloved grandmother introduced me to Theatre

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and Films

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which led to me studying Theatre Studies & Drama at A Levels,

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and going on to become a thespian much to the chagrin of my parents.

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I’ve done much of my thesping in the UK, Europe & the USA

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In the time that I was away, the theatre scene in Singapore has blossomed like a vibrant flower,

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or even a ripened fruit…….

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I felt it was time for me to explore pastures back home.

You can take a girl out of Singapore but you can’t take Singapore out of the girl

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Thus when I found out about

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I wanted to do something for and about theatre in Singapore

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to remember, celebrate, nurture, develop and in the words of a renowned theatre practitioner:

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Through Theatre, as a society we uncover the past, and open up many new possible futures’ – Huzir Sulaiman

When I shared my vision with fellow Singaporean, Annie Kwan

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She liked it so much she asked to come on board

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Thus Theatre Memories: 50 Years of Singapore Theatre came into being!

Until next time time…….

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More exciting news to follow on next blog post re the 50 interviewees and partners…….

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