PETALING JAYA : Ola Bola the Musical has got gotten the seal up of approval from Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad after he watched it yesterday evening .
The musical’s director and producer Puan Sri Tiara Jacquelina posted an Instagram video of her with the prime where he commented : “This is the best stage play in Malaysia today .”
He further that the screens at each side of the stage helped make things look reasonable , particularly in scenes depicting a helicopter .
The 93-year-old also compared the staging of the Malaysian musical to Miss Saigon, a famous West End play where a helicopter is also featured, but said that Ola Bola the Musical pulled it off better. They were greeted by enthusiastic cheers from the audience.
His praise for Ola Bola the Musical had director Tiara gushing with joy as she shared the happy moment on her Instagram page.