Felix Chan’s sketch of actor Alfred Molina playing Mark Rothko in the stage production Red. He also drew co-star Eddie Redmayne, and gave the caricature to the then little-known actor. Photo: courtesy of Felix Chan
Felix Chan’s sketch of actor Alfred Molina playing Mark Rothko in the stage production Red. He also drew co-star Eddie Redmayne, and gave the caricature to the then little-known actor. Photo: courtesy of Felix Chan
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No selfies here: theatre fan sketches actors to preserve memories of the shows he loves most

Eddie Redmayne, Ian McKellen, Ken Watanabe – Hong Kong events organiser loved theatre so much he would travel four hours just to see a show, and taught himself to draw caricatures as his way of remembering favourite performances

Felix Chan’s sketch of actor Alfred Molina playing Mark Rothko in the stage production Red. He also drew co-star Eddie Redmayne, and gave the caricature to the then little-known actor. Photo: courtesy of Felix Chan
Felix Chan’s sketch of actor Alfred Molina playing Mark Rothko in the stage production Red. He also drew co-star Eddie Redmayne, and gave the caricature to the then little-known actor. Photo: courtesy of Felix Chan
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