Category Engagement

TheatreWorks 24-Hour Playwriting Competition is back!

The much-awaited TheatreWorks’ 24-Hour Playwriting Competition is back! This unique Competition marks a milestone this year as we celebrate its 20th edition! The site of the competition has always been quirky and inspiring, and it is no exception this year. To be held at the rustically inspiring Kampung Kampus, Home of Ground-Up Initiative, the site is surrounded by lush greenery […]

Choreography: Designing Space and Time – Artist Talk Happening Tonight!

In conjunction with TheatreWorks’ upcoming production in late July, The Roundest Circle, we also organised a talk  on contemporary dance! Tuesday 11 July 2017, 8pm @ 72-13 Mohamed Sultan Road! The talk will be conducted by independent dance artist Lee Mun Wai, who was one of the founding members of T.H.E Dance Company (2008 – […]

Dramatised Readings 2017

TheatreWorks Writers’ Lab is thrilled to present a series of dramatised readings happening on 3 June 2017, from 2 to 10pm!

Our Writing From The Heart playwriting workshop is back again, by popular demand!

Interested in playwriting but feel that you aren’t certain if you could write a play? Well, we have good news for you! Our ever popular Writing from the Heart Playwriting Workshops is back!

Come speak with Associate Artist Eng Kai Er tomorrow!

Come broaden and share your perspectives with us in ‘A Conversation with Eng Kai Er’ happening tomorrow!

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 […]