10 Aug '14, 11pm

Singapore’s Arts Festivals: a brief history

Historically, the SAF had dominated the annual calendar of arts events, especially the theatre scene. Singaporean theatre companies would typically contribute their major work of the year to the festival, which dominated their programming decision.[6] However, things have changed. Over the years, with the maturing of the arts community, festivals based on specific genres and/or themes have come onto the scene with strong and growing followings. This is even more so with the realisation of Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay, which hosts its own series of festivals. Most of these festivals have their own artistic vision, which unfortunately, the SAF seem to be missing, and are able to showcase quality works as well. Even in the heartlands and community end, there were the streamlined District Arts Festivals, a result of the recommendations under the RCP III, where different cul...

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