Category Engagement

TheatreWorks’ kicks off its main season with Associate Artist Eng Kai Er

In April, TheatreWorks Associate Artist, Eng Kai Er kicks off our main season with two programmes as part of her Associateship!

PopSpoken: Raemae Kok Tackling Racism In Her Play ‘Mixed’

Thank you to Popspoken & Dawn Teo for speaking with Raemae, playwright of our Performance Tour of Mixed. A play about the racial divide and shedding light on interracial marriages, Mixed is Raemae Kok‘s entry for the TheatreWorks 19th Annual 24-Hour Playwriting Competition in 2016, Youth Category. Being one of the winning entries, the play has been staged at various locations since February […]

Grey Matters will be at 72-13!

This performance is a new specially tailored pilot programme for schools exploring the issue of stress and how it affects students’ mental health. Tackling perceptions that ‘young people do not go through stress’ and misconceptions that ‘people who go for counselling are crazy’ – Grey Mattersaims to better prepare and equip students with the ability to […]

Tackling issues head on: TheatreWorks Engagement programmes unpack themes of interracial marriage and mental health

TheatreWorks Engagement programmes aim to challenge perceptions and misconceptions through two new performances. A specially crafted pilot programme will be brought to eight schools this February exploring the issue of stress and how it affects students’ mental health. From the pressures of school, family and friends, students face an ever-increasing amount of stress. Tackling perceptions that […]

Congratulations to the winners of the 24-Hour Playwriting Competition Prize Presentation 2016!

Finally, the suspense is over! We announced the winners of the 24-Hour Playwriting Competition during the Prize Presentation last Saturday at 72-13. What a turn out – we hope you enjoyed the dramatised readings of the scripts too! A huge congratulations to all winners this year! Open Category 1st – Waiting for Marimekko by Pamela […]

What’s Happening this week at TheatreWorks (25-31 July 2016)

We have one very busy week ahead here at TheatreWorks (more coffee needed ☕)! Have no idea what’s going on? Here are the programmes happening this week!

Writing from the Heart Playwriting Workshops this July!

TheatreWorks is organizing a 6-day interactive playwriting workshop at 72-13 this July! Conducted by Tony Perez, renowned playwright and novelist from the Philippines, these workshops comprises a series of interactive hands-on exercises designed to enable participants to discover their inner self and creativity in exploring the basics of playwriting. After the successful edition of Writing […]

CURTAIN CALL: BETWEEN CONSCIOUSNESS

Our Community Tour of Between Consciousness ended last Saturday after touring the South East District. We would like to thank everyone who came down and for your support! We caught up with some members of the audience after our shows, who shared with us their thoughts and feelings. We also got a chance to hear some insights and discussions during the […]

Our audience shares about ‘Between Consciousness’

Our Community Tour, Between Consciousness toured to Mountbatten CC and Siglap South CC in the South East District these past weeks. Coming up this week, from 17-19 March 2016, we’ll be at Marine Parade CC. This will be your last chance to watch the show! Not too sure what to expect? We caught up with some of […]

Preview of ‘Between Consciousness’

Two weeks ago, we invited a few of our Ambassadors to an exclusive preview of Between Consciousness, TheatreWorks’ latest community production touring to three community centres in the South East District. As part of TheatreWorks’ efforts in expanding the knowledge and capabilities of our ambassadors, exclusive preview of productions are arranged for our ambassadors before the […]