Play about tone-deaf singer hits the right notes

Socialite Florence Foster Jenkins could not sing, but won fans with her supreme confidence

Flamboyant costumes help actress Leigh McDonald bring American socialite Florence Foster Jenkins to life, while Hossan Leong plays her long-suffering musical partner Cosme McMoon.
Flamboyant costumes help actress Leigh McDonald bring American socialite Florence Foster Jenkins to life, while Hossan Leong plays her long-suffering musical partner Cosme McMoon.PHOTO: ANNE VALLUY

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 22, 2018, with the headline 'Play about tone-deaf singer hits the right notes'. Subscribe