Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre Cultural Extravaganza 2024

Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre Cultural Extravaganza 2024
Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre Cultural Extravaganza 2024.

A kaleidoscope of theatrical performances, exhibitions, and concerts awaits at the Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre (SCCC) this May and June with the seventh edition of the SCCC Cultural Extravaganza.

An annual arts and cultural event that showcases the vibrancy of Singapore’s distinctive SINGAPO人culture, CE 2024 will take place from May 8 to Jun 30, 2024, with the theme of “(Re)presenting Our SINGAPO人 Treasures.”

A total of eight exciting shows and two exhibitions will be presented, with original productions and creative reinterpretations by various artists and arts groups.

The Singaporean Composers Series | Cultural Extravaganza 2024
The Singaporean Composers Series.

Be Wowed by the Original Creations of Singaporean Talents

The Singaporean Composers Series, a celebration of 20 years of The TENG Company, features 10 newly commissioned works across different genres in collaboration with 20 local composers, producers, musicians, and filmmakers.

A colourful showcase of Singapore’s unique diversity, the concert transcends boundaries and spotlights the boundless spectrum of Singaporean artistry. Deep dive into the lives and creations of eight prominent local cartoonists at the Devoted to Serve exhibition. Enjoy original art works, too, with works by local illustrator Koh Hong Teng and students from local schools.

The Pawned Wife | Nam Wah Opera
The Pawned Wife by Nam Hwa Opera

See the World Anew Through New and Fresh Interpretations

CE 2024 encourages you to reexamine the world through new lenses, with a selection of programmes that infuses modern touches to classic tales and styles.

The Pawned Wife

Headlining the opening night of CE 2024, The Pawned Wife is presented by Singapore Chinese Cultural Contribution Award (Organisation) recipient, Nam Hwa Opera. The production blends traditional Teochew opera with contemporary theatre.

Essentially Macbeth

This unique collaboration between NUS Chinese Drama and NUS Chinese Orchestra explores what success, ambition, and fulfilment mean to today’s generation.

Disappearing Series…: Childhood Melodies of Yesteryears

Helmed by Artistic Director and Conductor Quek Ling Kiong, this production by Ding Yi Music Company promises an immersive experience through disappearing dialect nursery rhymes and iconic local Chinese, Malay, and Indian folk songs presented with a contemporary twist.

Encounter by Liang Wern Fook
Encounter, a creative concept by Xinyao icon, Liang Wern Fook.

CE 2024 Music Programmes

Embark on a musical journey with local Xinyao icon Liang Wern Fook where he puts together a composition showcase combining narrative poetry with music in collaboration with Singapore Chinese Orchestra for the first time.

The A Choral Extravaganza performance is another first. The performance by five local choral groups is the first time a choral performance is part of the CE programme line-up.

The popular Jazz It Up! A Jazzy Celebration of Chinese Songs 2024 by Jazz Association (Singapore) returns too, while Reunion 2.0 by Singapore National Youth Chinese Orchestra brings together youthful musical talents under the baton of SNYCO Guest Conductor, Lien Boon Hua.

CE 2024 Tickets

CE 2024 offers both ticketed and complimentary programmes. Tickets are already open for sale from Mar 26, 2024, via TicketMaster with an early bird discount of 20 percent till Apr 12, 2024.

PAssion Card, NTUC, SAFRA, merewards, and HomeTeamNS members enjoy a 30 percent early bird discount on their tickets till Apr 12, 2024, with a 20 percent discount thereafter.

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Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre’s Cultural Extravaganza 2024 features eight shows and two exhibitions by renowned local groups and artists.

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