Overseas Exchange

Academic

18-19 April 2013

Artistic Director of Traditional Arts Centre –Cai Bi Xia was invited by the Shanghai Theatre Academy to present a paper at the “2013 International Traditional Opera Conference”. Ms Cai presented the thesis of “Innovative Teochew Opera of Sinagpore”.

Performance

28 July 2013

The Traditional Arts Centre (Singapore) has been highly successful in training students in their pursuit of artistic excellence through its international programmes. Students will return with new knowledge, cultural understanding, maturity and lifelong friends from the host country. The overseas performance experience will help them develop skills for living in a globally interdependent and culturally diverse world. Students from the Xinmin Secondary School, trained by the Traditional Arts Centre, performed Huangmei Opera “Macbeth” at Tournon Sur Rhone - France on 28th July 2013 at the 14th International Shakespeare Festival.

The 35th Toyama Prefectural Children`s Festival

TAC was invited to perform in the 35th Toyama Prefectural Children`s Festival organized by Toyama Prefectural Artistic and Cultural Association. Teochew opera “Mouse Daughter`s Marriage” was presented at Toyama Kenminkaikan Hall on 4 November 2012.

Chaozhou Opera

On 24 September 2012, TAC was invited to present Chaozhou Opera “Cinderella” at the

University of Shantou for the “4th Shantou Chaozhou Opera Festival.