Toni Lee, a youngster from present-day Singapore is struggling with the pressures and stress of schoolwork and parental expectations. With an accidental wish, Toni quite unexpectedly meets a Magical Paintbrush, and is transported back in time to a Southern Province of China, where Toni becomes Ma Liang. In a series of magical adventures, Ma Liang’s story unfolds.

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Meet the tuneful Phoenix who guides and helps Ma Liang with his quest. Watch out for the comical Palace Guards, Sotong and Shrimp, as they try to capture Ma Liang for the cruel, greedy Emperor and his wicked schemes!

Through the fun and laughter, a clear and strong moral message about the value of creativity, friendship, and the dangers of using, or abusing power is presented in this magical, musical family show.

Date: 27 October to 12 November 2016
Venue: Drama Centre Theatre
Suitable for: Anyone from 3 to 103 years old!
Duration: 75 minutes plus 15 minutes interval


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Group Discounts
Purchase a minimum of 20 tickets and get 20% discount

Group/School Bookings
Contact or 6341 5960 for group/corporate/school bookings.
Tickets available through: SISTIC Website Hotline (65) 6348 5555 Authorised Agents islandwide