Letting Theatre Make Sense of the World


Christopher Preslar’s stellar performance as the brooding Tom Wingfield in Tennessee Williams’ The Glass Menagerie and his ability to bring a play to life make him much sought after in Penang’s performing arts scene. Penang Monthly talks to the actor/director to find out why he loves introducing Broadway plays to the local crowd, especially the works of Tennessee Williams; and how being in Penang has affected him as a performer.

What brought you to Penang?
I moved to Penang to be with my spouse who has contract work here. I knew nothing of Penang before I moved, but after I arrived, I fell in love with this island!.

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