Skin Trilogy: Our Own Skins (1995)


Five Arts Centre with the National Art Gallery present Skin Trilogy: Our Own Skins

Five Arts Centre dan Balai Seni Negara mempersembahkan Skin Trilogy: Our Own Skins


  • Playwright:K.S. Maniam
  • Original Local Script:Yes
  • Company Name:Five Arts Centre
  • Date:30 March – 1 April | 2 April (Combined staging with “Skins Not Our Own” and “Our Own Skins”), 1995
  • Total Showing:5
  • Venue:Main Gallery, National Art Gallery, Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin, Kuala Lumpur
  • Language:English
  • Ticket Prices:RM20, RM40 (combined staging)
  • Director:Krishen Jit, assisted by Soon Choon Mee
  • Choreographer:Lena Ang
  • Composer:Sunetra Fernando, with musicians Alex Peters, Jothiratnam, Marianne Vincent, Nirmala Abishegam
  • Musical Director:Sunetra Fernando
  • Lighting Designer:Abdullah Shukri
  • Costume Designer:Akma Suriati Awang
  • Additional Designer:Graphic Designer: Yew Leong
  • Make-up Artist:Shamsu Bin Mohd. Yusof, Carolyn Lau
  • Stage Crew:Chuah Chong Yong, Soo Wee Seng, David Wong Tay Woei, Wong Shok Fong
  • Principal Cast:

    Sharon Lim as Lin | Zahim Albakri as Hassan | Lina Othman as Halijah | Chew Kin Wah as Tan | Vernon Adrian Emuang as Samy | Anne James as Veni | Suresh Sidhu as Officer

  • Ensemble:

    Dancers: Chuah Chong Yong, Palani Narayanan, Yen Chee Hau

  • Producer:Marion D’ Cruz, assisted by Charlene Rajendran | Assistant Producers: Ivy Josiah, Suhaila Merican
  • Stage Manager:Prema Kanagalingam
  • Publicist:Charlene Rajendran
  • Additional Notes:

    Sound: Abdullah Shukri | Visual Artists: Bayu Utomo Radjikin, Hasnul J. Saidon, Liew Kungyu, Nur Hanim Khairuddin, Simryn Gill, Zulkifli Yusoff | Artists’ Co-ordinator: Wong Hoy Cheong

  • Other Information:

    “Skin Trilogy” was staged across three consecutive parts, namely “Skins Not Our Own”, “Skinned” and “Our Own Skins” between March 19 and April 1, 1995, with a combined staging of all three parts on April 2. The play was preceded by the installation and exhibition of artworks that formed the backdrop to the play, from February 21 until April 2 1995.