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Lu Jiayi and Muhammad Izzan play the young versions of Ting Ting and Kunalan respectively, growing up in Chinatown.

Jodi Chan (right) plays the ma jie to the grown up Ting Ting (Sabrina Sng).

Pavan J Singh plays Kunalan as he takes the audience through the packed streets of Chinatown to tell its myriad stories.

At The Heart Of Chinatown

Chinatown Crossings is a site-specific theatre performance that takes the audience to its temples, stalls and back alleys
06/07/2018 - 05:50

CHINATOWN WASN'T ALWAYS CHINATOWN. Prior to the 1980s, its denizens referred to the area by its specific precincts and street names such as Kreta Ayer, Keong Saik Road and Sago Lane. It was only when the government wanted to demarcate the area as a historic district that the name 'Chinatown'

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