When art imitates harsh realities

Malaysia would lose a lot of creative talents if the performing arts industry is left to dwindle, that is, if the immense creative juices emanating from social media users during the pandemic is any indicator. – Picture courtesy of Penangpac, July 24, 2021.

Commentary by Mustafa K. Anuar

THE reported plight of the Performing Arts Centre of Penang (Penangpac) generally reflects the economic hardships many Malaysians at all levels of society face under the weight of the pandemic and consequent lockdowns.

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  • Agreed!

    Posted 2 months ago by Jason Varughese