Theatre review: Kepaten Obor is a layered tribute to a grandmother who was a star

Actress-musician Suhaili Safari performing in the one-woman show Kepaten Obor – Igniting A Withered Torch. PHOTO: ESPLANADE – THEATRES ON THE BAY
Actress-musician Suhaili Safari performing in the one-woman show Kepaten Obor – Igniting A Withered Torch. PHOTO: ESPLANADE – THEATRES ON THE BAY
Dying and loss are key themes in this musical tribute to Suhaili's paternal grandmother, veteran singer-actress Momo Latiff. PHOTO: ESPLANADE – THEATRES ON THE BAY
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Esplanade Theatre Studio, Sunday (May 29)

Heartfelt and thoughtful, the one-woman show Kepaten Obor - Igniting a Withered Torchfeatures tight writing and a charismatic turn by actress-musician Suhaili Safari.

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