Acting Mad

A commission of Esplanade's The Studios 2022. Can sharing our stories, and creating theatre, be a form of solace and support?

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Playwrights' Cove

Playwrights' Cove returns in 2022! Over five months, Playwrights' Cove will see 12 emerging playwrights and theatre-makers undergo training and mentorship by Resident Playwright Haresh Sharma. More information about the dramatised readings of their works-in-progress will be released in the third quarter of 2022.

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Feed Your Imagination: Don't Know, Don't Care

Don't Know, Don't Care is an interactive theatrical experience that looks at a family trying to deal with terminal illness within the household.

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Opposition

Following the critically acclaimed productions of Manifesto (2016) and Underclass (2018), Drama Box and The Necessary Stage returns with Opposition, to cap their trilogy of collaborations.

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Fundraising for Our New Home

We're fundraising for our new home and we need your help! Support us in making this new space rehearsal-ready so that we can continue creating original, thought-provoking, socially oriented work.

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M1 Singapore Fringe Festival 2022

Join us for the 18th edition of the M1 Singapore Fringe Festival with us from 12 to 23 January 2022, featuring brand new local commissions to be presented in theatres as well as videos on demand of international works!

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________ Can Change

Today we're talking about change. We believe that we have it in us to change—and change for the better. We would like to distinguish between right and wrong behaviours. If we are not upholding the basic values of our society, we must change.

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Reading the Room: A Playwright's Devising Journey

Reading the Room: A Playwright’s Devising Journey by Resident Playwright Haresh Sharma offers unprecedented access into his devising process—developed throughout his career at The Necessary Stage—with keen insights and intimate reflections gleaned from Haresh’s artistic journey.

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