Breaking the Silence
Annemarie Prins

A new Cambodian play
writer: Annemarie Prins
first performance: Phom Penh, 21 Februari 2009

company: Amrita Performing Arts, executive director: Fred Frumberg
director: Annemarie Prins
assistant director: Richt Martens
dramaturge-research: Nan van Houte
choreography / assistant director: Chey Chankethya
program coordinator: Kang Rithisal
set design advisor: Fer Smidt
costume design: Fer Smidt
assistant to set design advisor: Ka Thearith
production design team : Kong Vollak, Heng Ravuth, Khvay Samnang
sound design: Alan Methew
costume assistant: Lim Sophors (Sita)
Khmer translation: Sok Kunthy
premiere: Phom Penh, 21 Februari 2009

actresses: Morm Sokly, Kov Sotheary, Chhon Sina, Pok Sovanna
composer & musician: Ieng Sakkona
singer: Yin Vutha
dancer: Khiev Sovannarith

Production Team:
stage manager: Hourt Bunny
technical director: Von Bunsim
lighting/sound director: Keo Thy
lighting crew: Som Khemrey
stage crew: Hin Mony
stage builder: Unn Sideth
production assistant: Hem Linda
surtitile operator: Va Bophary
graphic designer: Chea Visithyro

Documentation Center of Cambodia:
Chhang Youk, executive director
Ser Sayana, team leader student outreach and Cham Oral History Project


Amrita Performing Arts office in Phnom Penh

Ka Thearith and Khvay Samnang with stage model

Collecting rags for the stage carpets

Rice floor made of rags

Detail of the floor design

Audience at Kompong Cham Province

Performance in Kompong Cham Province

Fer Smidt with Heng Ravuth, Kong Vollak, Khvay Samnang

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