Theatre review: The Paiseh Pieces is a songbook for the misfits of adulting

(From left) Gail Belmonte, Nadya Zaheer and Kevin Brendan play three young adults who trash out their woes. PHOTO: POH YU KHING
New: Gift this subscriber-only story to your friends and family

The Second Breakfast Company
Project Studio, Wisma Geylang Serai 
Wednesday, 8pm

The word “adulting” captures the awkwardness of graduating into the mid-20s – one is not quite yet a grown-up, but is on the way to becoming one. Or worse, adulting can feel like being an imposter or, as the first musical number in The Paiseh Pieces puts it, it could feel like Another Day Of Pretending To Be Adults. 

Already a subscriber? 

Read the full story and more at $9.90/month

Get exclusive reports and insights with more than 500 subscriber-only articles every month

Unlock these benefits

  • All subscriber-only content on ST app and

  • Easy access any time via ST app on 1 mobile device

  • E-paper with 2-week archive so you won't miss out on content that matters to you

Join ST's Telegram channel and get the latest breaking news delivered to you.