Arts

Ticket for "A Midsummer Night's Dream"

Relying on the Rector’s copay

story Abdul Hamid An event that may be eligible for the Rector's copay. (Tamara Burgos) Interested in attending a show? Email the Rector’s Office a...
ARTS FEST '15 leaves its mark

Arts Fest ’15 leaves its mark

story Kavya Gopal Students contribute their footprints to the Leaving tree. (Bozy Lu) As Yale-NUS College prepares to move to its new campus next s...
Review: Machine

We All Play the Game

Review of Machine, a Fifth Wall production review Theodore Lai (The Fifth Wall) A couch, a table and several lamps line the makeshift stag...
DoS Forum

Review: DoS Forum

story Hadul Abmid Audiences were enraptured by stirring monologues in DoS Forum. (Volk Agayap) A bare stage, a string of monologues, and many inter...
The Fifth Wall

Looking Back at the Fifth Wall

story Harini V (YNC Photography) With two productions, Burn This and Machine, being staged this week, the Arts section charts the growth of Fifth W...
Nostalgia in the Singaporean short film

Nostalgia In The Singaporean Short Film

story Theodore Lai Nostalgic sepia filters fail to work with modernity. (Pareen Chaudhari) The short film is the moving image in its most elegant m...
Artistic Development In The Liwa Desert

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 that Glen ...
Arts Recommendations

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” – celebrates t...
The Art of Ekphrasis

The Art of Ekphrasis

story Harini V Ekphrasis students engaging in a class discussion. (Pareen Chaudhari) The word ‘ekphrasis’ can be traced back to its Greek roots ‘ek...
ArtsMEET3

Arts Programming Holds ArtsMEET

story Abdul Hamid (Lian Hai Guang) The Arts Programming department, operating within the Office of Educational Resources & Technology (ERT), he...
Cats - The Musical

Review: CATS

review Theodore Lai The CD cover for the musical 'Cats'. (Yuriy Laptiskiy - RUG Ltd.) Andrew Lloyd Webber’s CATS certainly delivered the cheerful b...
Theatre

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...
Laneway 2015

Review: Laneway Festival 2015

review Kavya Gopal Laneway 2015’s two main stages. (Kavya Gopal) Since its inception in 2011, St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival has been unlike any other u...
SG Map

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 the arts, but also nervous as we...