TheatreWorks (Singapore) Engagement Unit in Penang

What does arts engagement mean in a community-based project?

Creative Workshops Phase 3 (November Engagement & Showcase Day)

For the record, bengkel refers to ‘workshop’ in bahasa melayu. The Sungai Pinang Kita reached its last hurdle in 2013 during this phase of workshops organized in November. Trust me … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Expanding the understanding of artist’s involvement a community-based project

Understanding more about a community artist can be illustrated via a step-by-step process. Firstly, it begins with arts-ED setting the premise of the artist, moving to the role of the … Continue reading

November 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Understanding players in a community-based project

This post relates even closer to the mini dissertation which I wrote in 2011 as part of my graduating thesis. My thesis then attempted to assess 2 players in community … Continue reading

November 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Evaluating a Community-based Project (Post Mortem for Sep Engagement)

I believe this is the first attempt and major assignment which I am tasked for the arts-ED project, Sungai Pinang Kita. Yes, that is to coordinate the evaluation of an … Continue reading

October 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Creative Workshops Phase 2 (Sep/Oct)

Four workshops took place during this period of engagement that occurred between September and October 2013. These workshops created an out-of-classroom learning environment for the young participants to build awareness … Continue reading

October 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Understanding the Site

Like to share a little insight of my visit to the site of the community arts project which I’ll be working in and with. The venue is known as PPR … Continue reading

September 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

There’s a first for everything

I am Brendan, an arts and cultural worker based in TheatreWorks (Singapore), an independent performance company based in Singapore. In TheatreWorks, I work with its Engagement Unit which devise and … Continue reading

August 29, 2013 · Leave a comment