VSA Singapore x No Strings Attached (NSA) Australia
Very Special Theatrics (VST) from Singapore and No Strings Attached (NSA) from Australia are collaborating for the first time to put together a special matinee performance at True Colours Festival.
This international collaboration aims to develop the artistic capabilities of local VST actors, showcase the talents and capabilities of individuals with disabilities, and inspire and bring light to disability arts in Singapore!
Come down to True Colours Festival at OCBC Square on the 24 &2 5 March, 4 pm to 5 pm, to witness this amazing showcase of talent that you won’t want to miss!
NSA’s world premiere of I Forgot to Remember to Forget, an experimental theatre piece that investigates memory, is supported by SIF and presented at the True Colours Festival (24 and 25 March, 830-930pm, SportsSG auditorium) (free for public).
(1) Indoor Concert – presenting artistes from the Asia-Pacific and some guest countries. Happening at Singapore Indoor Stadium.
23 Mar: 8 – 9.30 pm
24 & 25 Mar : 6 – 7.30 pm
For more information, please visit here: https://truecolours.sg/
(2) Arts & Disability International Conference 2018 (ADIC2018) –
22 Mar : 8 am to 6 pm, Sands Expo and Convention Centre (MBS)
23 Mar : 8.30 am to 1.30 pm, Enabling Village
Day 1 Conference Package costs $150 per pax
Day 2 Workshop at $50 per pax or Lecture at $20 per pax
Conference fee includes free entry to Indoor Concert
For more information, please visit here: https://adic2018.sg/eng/pages/content/Registration/Registration
(3) Outdoor Festival Village @ OCBC Square – Booths from other VWOs, Interactive booths- Ask Me Anything!, Guide Dogs, Walking in the Dark, Stage Performances, Film Screenings that features/ are directed/produced by people with disabilities.
23 Mar, 5 pm to 8 pm
24 & 25 Mar, 11am to 7pm
(4) Visual Art Exhibition @ Visitor’s Centre, Kallang
23 Mar, 5 pm to 8 pm
24 & 25 Mar, 11 am to 7 pm
(5) Theatre @ Black Box, Kallang
Very Special Theatrics & No Strings Attached (NSA) Matinee – 24 & 25 Mar, 2 pm
No String Attached’s World Premier, 24 & 25 Mar, 8.30 pm
(Note: Information is accurate at time of print and may be subject to changes)
VSA Art Exhibition 2018
Hail Chinese Culture! VSA Art Exhibition 2018
Venue: Public Art Space at Pan Pacific Singapore (Level 2)
Date: 31 January 2018 to 30 March 2018
In collaboration with Pan Pacific Singapore, a series of 3 art exhibitions featuring artworks by VSA’s artists with disabilities, will be showcased at the hotel’s public art space from February to July 2018. A total of 9 artists (grouped according to themes) will be participating in these exhibitions to present and sell their art pieces to the public.
The first showcase in the line-up is themed “Hail, Chinese Culture”, to celebrate the arrival of Spring as well as Chinese New Year in February. Featuring mixed-media paintings based on Chinese poems by Chng Seok Tin, as well as Chinese ink paintings by Teresa Tan Yan Lie and Lee Mun Choong, the exhibition aims to highlight the spirit and beauty of Chinese culture.
Are you planning a party in the office or a corporate festive get-together?
Hire the Very Special Theatrics Christmas production and support our very special budding artistes. All the proceeds will go to VST’s training and future productions. Your support will go a long way in making a difference in someone’s life.
For more information, please contact Victoria at 6604 9431 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Also, look out for our upcoming production in collaboration with No Strings Attached (NSA) from Australia during the True Colours Festival 2018!
Welcome To My World (Volume 6)
We are pleased to share with you Welcome To My World (Volume 6).
In this issue of our newsletter, you will read about:
– VSA’s Annual Concert – Welcome to My World
– VSA’s Involvement in Purple Parade 2017
– VSA’s Art Space @ Bedok – Re Opening
– VSA’s New Merchandise
Click here for the newsletter. We hope you will enjoy reading it.
If you wish us to send you hardcopies of the newsletter, please feel free to call us at 6604 9431 or email email@example.com.
Alternatively, you may get it at our VSA Centre (Changi City Point) on weekdays, during office hours.
Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes (YFC)
- Volunteer With VSA
Do you want to be the master of your own project? Do you want to gain first-hand experience in organising events to champion a worthy cause? If you want to learn lessons outside of the classrooms or if you want to spark your entrepreneurial spirit and be developed into socially responsible community leaders, this is the best platform for you!
Calling youths aged 15 – 25 years old! Embark on your self-initiated project as a team of four, to raise public awareness and raise funds for a worthy cause of helping people with disabilities in our community through the arts. Put your ideas into action and make your mark with Very Special Art Singapore! Click here to know more.
YFC complements the “Values in Action” (VIA) programme as part of Ministry of Education’s Character and Citizenship Education.
Visit http://youthforcauses.com/ to find out more and/or sign up for Youth for Causes 2018.
Call Victoria at 6604 9431; email firstname.lastname@example.org
Buy Artworks from our Very Special Artists
A world where people with disabilities are empowered through the arts, contribute to and integrate with the community