Electrify My World takes on science and ego in tale of Edison and Tesla

Nine Years Theatre's Electrify My World tells the story of the fierce rivalry between inventors Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla. PHOTO: NINE YEARS THEATRE
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SINGAPORE - Playwright-director Nelson Chia says his latest play springs from his science geek side.

Nine Years Theatre's Electrify My World tells the story of the fierce rivalry between inventors Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla over whose electrical system would dominate the world. It will be staged over nine evenings in October.

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