Emily of Emerald Hill is one of Singapore’s most iconic single-person plays. Corrie Tan tells you more about the history of the monodrama on the Singapore stage.
Corrie Tan was the theatre correspondent and critic for The Straits Times, where she wrote on the performing arts and cultural policy. She also co-organised and sat on the judging panel of the annual M1-The Straits Times Life Theatre Awards. Her work has been published in journals such as Drama Box’s Draft, the Quarterly Literary Review Singapore, POSKOD and Ceriph.