Alfian Sa’at’s voice can be heard throughout the 2018 Singapore Theatre Festival. He chats with us about programming this year’s exciting line-up of new works and how he's helped to bring these new works from the page to the stage.
The Sungei Road Market was closed for good in July 2017. Where have its vendors gone? What have they – and we – lost in the process? How will their stories come to life in the Singapore Theatre Festival?
Companies like W!LD RICE and Pangdemonium have been working with Sign Language Interpreters from SADeaf to make their shows more accessible to the Deaf. Teo Zhi Xiong chats with us about what it takes to interpret performances, and why it matters.
A year ago, Thomas Lim’s aunt installed cameras in her house to keep tabs on her foreign domestic helpers. He shares with us how that act of surveillance unnerved him, but also inspired him to write about privacy and trust in his new play, Supervision.
In Building A Character, Rebekah Sangeetha Dorai gets up and close and personal – with herself, and with the audience. Find out how this intimate one-woman show has given her a whole new perspective on her life and her craft.
Founded in 2000 by our Founding Artistic Director, Ivan Heng, W!LD RICE is one of Singapore’s leading professional theatre companies. Our mission is to provide a forum for the shared experience of theatre; celebrating our diversity, reflecting on the problems and possibilities of our times, and presenting productions that inspire, challenge and entertain. W!LD RICE is a not-for-profit Singapore Registered Charity, (Institution of a Public Character No. 000122). It is a recipient of the National Arts Council's Major Grant.