Podcast 7: The Second Breakfast Company’s Family by Leow Puay Tin

Duration: 30 minutes

Michael Ng, who reviewed the 20th Anniversary production of Family for bakchormeeboy joins podcast co-hosts Kathy Rowland and Matt Lyon in a discussion about the staging history of Family, and the relevance of the play today. Opening music by Caspar Productions.

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Production Details

The Second Breakfast Company’s production of Family, directed by Adeeb Fazah, was staged from 13-16 October 2016 at Centre 42, Singapore.

Chio Su-Ping
Sharon Phay
Natalie Yeap
Ching Shu Yi
Alyssa Lie
Juliana Kassim
Tiara Yap
Beatrice Chin
Yvaine Phan
Ivan Choong
Al-Hafiz Sanusi

Selected Interviews for The Second Breakfast Company’s Family

Dear Directors – What it is like to be the heads of the Family: Interview by Sam Kee (ArtsRepublic)

Making Waves on the Small Stage: Interview by Cheryl Tee (WKWSCI Alumni Magazine)

Interview with Adeeb Fazah by Gwen Pew (Centre42)

Spurred on by her harshest critique: Interview with Chio Su-Ping by Lee Jian Xuan (The Straits Times)


Podcast guest, Michael Ng is a co-founder of the theatre collective Straight Up Players, and was formerly the Vice President of NUS Stage. He thoroughly enjoys the process of creative collaboration, and sees review writing as a way to continue the conversations left open-ended after performances. He has a personal blog, where he presents his reviews. Michael’s review on ‘Family’ was a guest article written for arts and lifestyle blog bakchormeeboy.

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