Female Faust seeks meaning in life

Nine Years Theatre reinterprets Goethe's morality play into a tale of enlightenment with Faust/Us

Mia Chee (left)
Mia Chee (left)

Nine Years Theatre presents a Mandarin reworking of Goethe's Faust, with co-founder Mia Chee playing the titular scientist who makes a deal with the devil to achieve her ambitions.

Faust/Us is the group's first production helmed by associate director Cherilyn Woo and runs from Thursday to Sunday at the Drama Centre Black Box.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 19, 2019, with the headline 'Female Faust seeks meaning in life'. Subscribe