Sepet The Musical

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Award-winning Liver & Lung Productions Presents A DOUBLE BILL: 'SEPET THE MUSICAL' and a preview of a brand new musical 'SONGS INSPIRED BY A LITTLE LIFE'

Presented by Liver & Lung Productions
In partnership with GMBB


Please note:
We are dedicated to creating a safe and enjoyable evening for you by complying to RMCO guidelines. Keep in mind that this means capacity is limited. Tickets for this production have sold out extremely quickly in the past so make sure you get them as soon as you can.


1. SEPET THE MUSICAL (7:45PM - 9:30PM)

Trailer

  • 2020 BOH Cameronian Arts Award Winner - Best Direction in Musical Theatre
  • 2020 BOH Cameronian Arts Award Nominee - Best Original Score in Musical Theatre

Ipoh, 2005. Jason (Joshua Gui), a nineteen-year-old VCD-seller is a secret romantic at heart. His life changes when he meets Orked (Badrika Bahadur), a bright, Malay school girl who loves John Woo films and everything Takeshi Kaneshiro. An innocent romance buds between Jason and Orked. Unfortunately, social and racial pressures slowly start to stand in their way.

Sepet The Musical is a stage adaptation of Yasmin Ahmad’s masterpiece of a film, a cultural milestone in Malaysia’s cinematic history. It is alarming to see how the themes she so poetically strung together fourteen years ago remain so relevant today. Using authentically Malaysian music and lyrics, Sepet The Musical pays homage to Yasmin Ahmad’s cinematic style by remaining true to its source material but also reigniting its timeless narrative for modern audiences.

Sepet The Musical is your chance to walk down memory lane, relive an authentically Malaysian classic and poignantly assess the innocence of puppy love, along with the futility of the boundaries that divide society.

Sepet The Musical is an immersive experience where nostalgic food and drink will be served. Audiences are invited to dress in their best Jason and Orked aesthetic: casual pasar-malam attire and effortless baju kurungs.

Please note that this production is free seating and SOP compliant. It will be performed in English.

Directed by Shafeeq Shajahan
Produced by Su En Hoh
Music composed by Shafeeq Shajahan and Badrish Isdin
Choreographed by Hannah Shields
Starring Joshua Gui and Badrika Bahadur

2. SONGS INSPIRED BY A LITTLE LIFE (10PM - 10:45PM)

Trailer

For the first time, Liver & Lung will be presenting Malaysians with a double bill teaming Sepet The Musical with a first look of at their new musical Songs Inspired by A Little Life. Inspired by Hanya Yanagihara’s award-winning novel, the musical tells the story of brilliant and enigmatic, Jude, a successful lawyer who must learn to confront his past before it defines his life forever.

Directed by Shafeeq Shajahan
Written by Hannah Shields
Music composed by Badrish Isdin and Shafeeq Shajahan
Produced by Su En Hoh
Starring Joshua Gui, Badrish Isdin, Hannah Shields and Shafeeq Shajahan

Please note:
  • We are dedicated to complying with the current RMCO SOPs to ensure a safe and enjoyable evening for everyone.
  • Of course, we will be adding some Liver & Lung magic to the social distancing protocals (who knows, Orked could be checking your temperature on your way into the venue)!
  • Keep in mind that this means capacity is limited.
  • Tickets for this event have sold out extremely quickly in the past so please get them as soon as you can!

For more information, please visit www.liverandlung.com

Updates
  • The event description was updated. Diff#688028 2020-08-06 10:06:09
More updates
Aug 7 - Sep 6, 2020
[ Fri ] - [ Sun ]
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM MYT
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Tickets
Friday 7th August 2020 (Double Bill, 7:45PM) SOLD OUT RM110.00
Friday 7th August 2020 (A Little Life, 9:30PM) SOLD OUT RM40.00
Saturday 8th August 2020 (Double Bill, 7:45PM) SOLD OUT RM110.00
Saturday 8th August 2020 (A Little Life, 9:30PM) SOLD OUT RM40.00
Sunday 9th August 2020 (Double Bill, 7:45PM) SOLD OUT RM110.00
Friday 14th August 2020 (Double Bill, 7:45PM) RM110.00
Saturday 15th August 2020 (Double Bill, 7:45PM) SOLD OUT RM110.00
Sunday 16th August 2020 (Double Bill, 7:45PM) SOLD OUT RM110.00
Friday 21st August 2020 (Double Bill, 7:45PM) RM110.00
Friday 21st August 2020 (A Little Life, 9:30PM) SOLD OUT RM40.00
Saturday 22nd August 2020 (Double Bill, 7:45PM) SOLD OUT RM110.00
Sunday 23rd August 2020 (Double Bill, 7:45PM) RM110.00

On sale until Aug 31, 2020, 7:30:00 PM

Venue Address
No, 2, Jalan Robertson, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Organizer
Liver And Lung
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