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Looking Back at the Fifth Wall

story Harini V With two productions, Burn This and Machine, being staged this week, the Arts section charts the growth of Fifth Wall, currently the only...

Nostalgia In The Singaporean Short Film

story Theodore Lai The short film is the moving image in its most elegant manifestation. It shies away from the eyes of mainstream media and speaks...

Artistic Development In The Liwa Desert

Correction: Volume III Issue 7 dated March 10, 2015 It has come to our attention that the article “Artistic development in the Liwa desert” reported...

March 2015 Recommendations

ONLINE ONLY THIS MONTH WE RECOMMEND: NUS ARTS FESTIVAL is back this month for its 10th run. This year’s theme – “Spirit of the Times” –...

The Art of Ekphrasis

story Harini V The word ‘ekphrasis’ can be traced back to its Greek roots ‘ek’ and ‘phrasis’, which mean ‘out’ and ‘speak’, respectively. Ekphrasis incorporates...

Arts Programming Holds ArtsMEET

story Abdul Hamid The Arts Programming department, operating within the Office of Educational Resources & Technology (ERT), held the third edition of ArtsMEET on Thursday, Feb....

Review: CATS

review Theodore Lai Andrew Lloyd Webber’s CATS certainly delivered the cheerful band of feline critters it promises in its title. Inspired by T. S. Eliot’s Old...

Review: Red Rabbit, White Rabbit

review Abdul Hamid Written by Iranian playwright Nassim Soleimanpour and presented at the 2015 M1 Singapore Fringe Festival, Red Rabbit, White Rabbit is a play with...

Review: Laneway Festival 2015

review Kavya Gopal Since its inception in 2011, St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival has been unlike any other undertaking in Singapore’s indie music scene. Held for...

Letter From the Editors

Though The Octant itself is new, its Arts section is even newer. As such, we are excited to finally have a section dedicated to...

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