Arts Centre Melbourne and The SUBSTATION presented
Dragon Ladies Don't Weep

Featuring Margaret Leng Tan in a co-production
by Chamber Made and CultureLink Singapore
World Premiere

Singapore / Australia


Dragon Ladies Don't Weep, a collaboration between Chamber Made and CultureLink Singapore, premiered to rapturous applause at Arts Centre Melbourne for Asia TOPA 2020.

In this behind the scenes documentary, meet indomitable performer and musician, New York-based Singaporean pianist Margaret Leng Tan, composer Erik Griswold, director Tamara Saulwick and dramaturg Kok Heng Leun.

A unique performance contemplating memory, time and the passions that have driven this legendary doyen of the avant-garde, discover how this cross-cultural collaboration was developed and produced.

Presenting partner
  •  singapore=
Supporting partners
  • MLC Life Insurance
  • University of Melbourne
Supported By
  • The Substation
  • The Robert Salzer Foundation
  • Playking Foundation
  • Culture Link Singapore
  • Creative Victoria
  • City of Melbourne Logo
  • Chamber Made
  • Australian Government | Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications | Office for the Arts
  • Esplanade Theatres on the Bay Singapore
  • National Arts Council
  • Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth
  • Japan Foundation