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Celebrate International Women's Day with Grounded!

Join us at Grounded this International Women's Day! A compelling one-woman play that stars Oon Shu An, Grounded follows the electrifying journey of a determined female pilot as she navigates the complexities of her career and motherhood.​

Stick around after the performance for a thought-provoking dialogue, as we dive deeper into the themes surrounding the play and shed light on the challenges women encounter in pursuit of their ambitions. Let's ignite conversations that celebrate and amplify women's experiences!​

Grounded Post Show Dialogue | Women, Career and Ambition
8 Mar 2024
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Meet our Panellists

Renee Yeong is a London-based, New York-trained Singaporean young and upcoming theatre director. Renee champions women, people of colourr, LGBTQ+, and marginalised groups worldwide and tells their stories. She constantly pushing boundaries on and beyond the stage, while advancing social empowerment.​

Oon Shu An had a sell-out one-woman show, '#UnicornMoment', which garnered a Best Original Script nomination at the Life! Theatre Awards. Following her performance in Lungs (2021), Shu An returns to the STC stage in Grounded.​ She is also known for her acclaimed roles such as Jing Fei in Netflix's Marco Polo. Shu An passionately empowers women's narratives with her unparalleled talent and vibrant energy across diverse platforms. 

Sarah Bagharib is a seasoned media professional with over a decade of experience. A seasoned media professional, Sarah advocates for women's advancement through her modern media company, @hellocrazycat , and the #nusantarawomenconversations podcast, fostering empowerment and a safe space for Southeast Asian Malay women to explore their identities.​

Penny Burtt is a Board Member of Harpswell Foundation, which aims to advance young women leaders in Southeast Asia with education, training and a supportive network. She has played an active role in Harpswell’s ASEAN Women’s Leadership Summit as a mentor and facilitator. She is also the Head of Policy and Government Engagement at Stripe.

Published on: 23-02-2024