Ridhwan Saidi

Ridhwan Saidi is a Malaysian novelist, playwright, leftfield theatremaker and filmmaker. He co-founded indie publishing house, Moka Mocha Ink (mokamochaink.com) which focuses on contemporary Malay fiction and drama. Teater Modular is his series of short plays consisting of 13 offbeat playlets, whilst Teater Normcore is his series of full length plays, both with the intent to illuminate poetry and heighten appreciation towards deadpan humour. His works deal mainly with dreams, memory and mystery. In 2019, he co-curated Pesta Playlet, an artist-run non-profit common ground for performance-based initiative through community building, research, workshop, discourse and publications.

States of Crisis