Arts Reviews

Roots | 4/5

Roots | 4/5

SINGAPORE — First staged to critical acclaim in 2012, The Finger Players group has revived their production, Roots, as part of its 15th anniversary season.

Gallery: Still Moving | 3.5/5

Still Moving | 3.5/5

SINGAPORE — Photography is currently taking centre stage, what with the biennial Singapore International Photography Festival (SIPF) in full swing. And the Singapore Art Museum...

Gitanjali [I feel the earth move] | 3.5/5

Gitanjali [I feel the earth move] | 3.5/5

SINGAPORE — The Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore’s most famous collection of poems, Gitanjali, was the inspiration for The Necessary Stage’s latest multi-media/intercultural...

Gallery: Woven Walls | 3/5

Woven Walls | 3/5

SINGAPORE — We humans have been compelled to leave our mark on everything around us.

Mies Julie | 4/5

Mies Julie | 4/5

SINGAPORE — It’s a powder keg of a relationship: A poor black man and the daughter of his rich white boss. And when it is consummated — steamy, graphic, raw — sex becomes the...

Gallery: Machine For (Living) Dying In | 4/5

Machine For (Living) Dying In | 4/5

SINGAPORE — As the title of Michael Lee’s latest solo exhibition, Machine for (Living) Dying In, suggests, the said machine might imply that life can be reduced to a series of...

Hotpants | 4/5

Hotpants | 4/5

SINGAPORE — To be honest, I vaguely remember not being impressed by the 1997 version of Dick Lee’s Hotpants. Well, if only because I was then a four-year-old child who was...

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