Impactful women's tales: 4 stories on stage that tell real stories of Singapore women and social issues

Catch four works that tell the real stories of Singapore women and highlight social issues here

Using real stories as the basis of theatre can have more impact, says theatre-maker Grace Kalaiselvi.

She has created the six-part play series Goddesses Of Words, in which the first part weaves harrowing true tales of sexual assault - most never reported here - with poems of Indian writer Sarojini Naidu.

Please or to continue reading the full article. Learn more about ST PREMIUM.

Enjoy unlimited access to ST's best work

  • Exclusive stories and features on multiple devices
  • In-depth analyses and opinion pieces
  • ePaper and award-winning multimedia content
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 05, 2019, with the headline 'Impactful women's tales'. Print Edition | Subscribe