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29 April to 2 May 2015, teater ekamatra greymatter

Cast: Nessa Anwar, Umi Kalthum Ismail and Tini Aliman

Director: Irfan Kasban

duration: 35 mins

LANguage: Malay with English surtitles

Three old friends meet to make pineapple tarts, but the light-hearted meeting soon unravels. Tart celebrates female friendships, and examines how women make the best of their lives.

Tart was presented as part of 1,2,3,4, a showcase for Teater Ekamatra's Playwright and Director Mentorship Programme 2012-2015.


delectable on so many levels… playwright (Nabilah Said) has an excellent ear for dialogue as the repartee between the three characters is on point from start to finish”

Muhammed Faizad Bin Salim, Centre 42

“a sensitive, nuanced script that fits nicely into a body of work that has continued to explore the intersections of race and religion”

Corrie Tan, THEATRE CRITIC And academic