22 Jun '14, 8am

30 reasons why the performance scene in Singapore is so awesome

It’s no secret that the arts in Singapore have always had a somewhat awkward relationship with the state – all shows are currently required to apply for a performing license before being staged publically, and while a pilot scheme where companies can opt to impose their own rating system is to be tested in July, people in the arts community have voiced concerns about self-censorship. It’s not surprising, then, that there has been a number of well-publicised scandals, fallouts and bans to get the gossip going, the most famous of which is probably Josef Ng’s Brother Cane (1993) – the public pubic hair trimming and act of stubbing out a cigarette on his own arm in protest of the arrest of 12 gay men resulted in a ten-year funding restriction for performance arts locally. Six years later, Alfian Sa’at and Chong Tzi Chien’s sex.violence.blood.gore was ordered to remove three sc...

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