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Silk Bath ()

Produced by

Silk Bath Collective

Presented by

Next Stage Theatre Festival

Playwrights: Aaron Jan and Bessie Cheng and Gloria Mok
Director: Aaron Jan


Factory Studio Theatre


January 5th, 2017 – January 15th, 2017


Set under the lights of a dystopic game show, four immigrants battle it out for a place in their new country. An audience favourite of the 2016 Toronto Fringe, Silk Bath is a ruthless exploration of what it means to be accepted by society after citizenship paperwork is signed. This show offers a perspective on privilege and otherness and asks us bluntly: Can we ever shed the label of “Outsider”? (


Bessie Cheng Photo Girl
Dorcas Chiu Hong Kong
En Lai Mah Mutt
Amanda Zhou Old Woman

Creative Team

Aaron Jan Playwright
Bessie Cheng Playwright
Gloria Mok Contributing Writer
Aaron Jan Director
Dorcas Chiu Deviser
En Lai Mah Deviser
Amanda Zhou Deviser
Logan Cracknell Lighting Designer
Aram Heydarian Set Designer
Aram Heydarian Costume Designer
Kevin Feliciano Sound Designer
Kevin Feliciano Projection Designer
Louisa Zhu Fight Choreographer


Logan Cracknell Stage Manager
Kevin Matthew Wong Producer
Alfred Chow Poster Photography
Erika Madsen Graphic Designer
Andrew Pieroni Videographer
Angela Sun Projections Operator


Sebastian Quinn Hoodless Factory Studio Technician
Charles McWilliam Festival Technician
Simon Rossiter Festival Lighting Designer