Actor and Playwrite
Merlynn Tong is a Chinese-Singaporean Actor and Playwright. As a playwright, she has recently published two of her one-woman shows, Ma Ma Ma Mad (2015), the true story of her mother’s suicide and Blue Bones (2017), a semi-autobiography of teenage romance as it blossoms then warps in heat of bustling Singapore. Merlynn is currently creating her third play, Hot Wet Void, a sticky journey through the confessions of lost souls in a Singaporean Void Deck.
At the beginning of 2017 four theatre productions exploring a connection with China were presented on main stages in Australia. A coincidence, or does this herald a new future for...