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Singapore International Festival of Arts

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Address: 72-13 Mohamed Sultan Road, Singapore 239007, Singapore
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+65 6323 9658
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Event dates:
28 Jun 2017 - 9 Sep 2017
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This annual performing arts festival is one of the best ways to catch...

This annual performing arts festival is one of the best ways to catch stellar international acts on stage, as well alongside some of Singapore's leading arts groups over several weeks in August and September. For those who like a more intimate experience with the arts, check out the O.P.E.N. - a pre-festival segment which usually happens in June, where a season pass gives you access to artist talks, workshops and smaller-scale performances as a lead-up to the festival.

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It's a Very different, very new take on Theatre. I recommend that one get the OPEN pass for only $45 and then try to go for some of the main festival's shows. I went for both and... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

It's a Very different, very new take on Theatre. I recommend that one get the OPEN pass for only $45 and then try to go for some of the main festival's shows. I went for both and it was an experience, indeed.

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Reviewed 6 December 2016

I had an OPEN Pass of only $45 and with that I saw almost all the events. It was very worthwhile. I caught three performances. The concert with Xinjiang singer Perhat Khaliq, Rabih Mroue's Riding The Cloud and Ibsen's Ghosts. There were also films but I didn't catch them. But the pass allows me to get to the films as... More 

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

I only visited one performance of the 2016 Singapore Festival of the Arts, Potentialities. This was Ron Arad's 720 Degrees, which was mounted in the Gardens by the Bay near Singapore's Marina Bay. It was staged inside - and outside - a huge circular canopy from the side of which huge plastic strips. Multiple cameras projected abstract audio visual images... More 

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