Assessment of Strategic Communications Needs

Hello friends in Sri Lanka. I have been working in strategic communications for the past 8 years or so and during that time I have both carried out and coordinated various communications, documentation and digital security trainings. The most common feedback I’ve received from such trainings is that while the trainings are great and immensely… Continue reading Assessment of Strategic Communications Needs

Underwhelmed by the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO)

(Photos by Pramyth Abeysekra) After two and a half years in Malaysia, finally watched a performance by the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO). The 2016/17 season opening concert “A Musical Journey in Anime”, which incidentally was false advertising given that only half the programme was from Joe Hisaishi’s anime repertoire. How was the performance? In one… Continue reading Underwhelmed by the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO)

Paraya: A short review

I (along with three others) was invited by The Sunday Times to write a short review of Paraya, the latest production by the Mind Adventures theatre company. It was published on the Mirror Magazine and you can find it at I’m reproducing my review here. Mind Adventures is one of the few reasons (another being… Continue reading Paraya: A short review