பார்வை (Paarvai 2019)
Paarvai 2019 explores Vaigarai Pookal by Ma. Ilangkannan, a local author through the perspective of the youths, and also you, our audience. This session is in Tamil.
8 March: 3pm – 6pm; 10 March: 6pm – 9pm
National Library Building, Umar Pulavar Tamil Language Centre
Legend of Bukit Merah – An Intergenerational Adaptation
This intergenerational theatre programme will explore the legend of Redhill based on the book Attack of The Swordfish. The participants, made up of senior citizens and kindergarten children, will explore the different perspectives of the story in relation to the world today.
9 March, 2pm – 2.30pm, 3pm – 3.30pm
NTUC Health Active Ageing Hub
Storytelling cum Book Sale
Come join us for a storytelling session and a sale of pre-loved children’s books! Get a free copy for every book purchased.
9 March, 2pm – 4pm
Dignity Mama Stall @ Ng Teng Fong General Hospital
Living Galleries: A Poetry Workshop and Tour
The exhibition Lim Cheng Hoe: Painting Singapore presents social and cultural narratives of Singapore in painting. Three generations of Singapore Poets will do the same in verse. The poets will reflect on bonds with their homeland through the visual and literary arts.
Reading Tour -
Group 1: 3.30pm – 5pm,
Group 2: 5pm – 6.30pm;
Ekphrastic Poetry Workshop -
Group 1: 4pm – 4.45pm,
Group 2: 5.15pm – 6pm
National Gallery Singapore
Pisang Popular — A Malay Pop Up Theatre Performance For Pre-Schoolers
Catch the pop-up play of Pisang Popular and interact with life-sized characters to find out what Pisang Tanduk wants to be when he grows up. The performance will be in Malay.
Show 1: 10am – 10.45am
Show 2: 11am – 11.45am
Show 3: 1pm – 1.45pm
Show 4: 2pm – 2.45pm
Show 5: 3pm – 3.45pm
Kaw Kaw SG Restaurant
LITTLE SingLit Puppet Theatre
The LITTLE SingLit Puppet Theatre is back to delight and astound you. Adapted from home-grown children’s SingLit, our puppet show will offer lots of fun to the audience.
16 & 17 March, 11am – 12pm, 3pm – 4pm (both days)
Woods in the Books
re: Verse 3.0
Join us at this spoken word performance, which reimagines local poetry through translation and creative adaptation.
16 March: 6pm – 7.30pm, 8pm – 9.30pm;
17 March: 2.30pm – 4pm, 4.30pm – 6pm
Feast of Feelings
Through Singapore poetry that addresses different feelings such as love, melancholy and discontent, Feast of Feelings engages the public in starting conversations about mental health.
16 March, 7pm – 10pm
Alunan Puisi Melayu (Melody of Malay Poetry)
Get acquainted with a wide range of traditional Malay lyrical poetry, and try your hand at writing and performing them. This programme is in Malay.
17 March, 2pm – 5pm
Wisma Geylang Serai