Open Call (Closed)


THE OPEN CALL FOR POV2018 CLOSED ON 25 MARCH 2018.

Points of View: Critical Frames for Performance Writing and Making is a nine-day programme for young performing arts writers and makers to explore various ways of viewing and approaching artistic works. Held on 4 - 12 May 2018 under the auspices of the Singapore International Festival of Arts (SIFA), successful applicants will experience a range of performances, and engage in critical dialogue with SIFA artists, organisers, industry experts and fellow critical thinkers.  

Points of View consists of two tracks:
  • Performance writing. For those interested in critical writing, including reviewing, research, arts journalism and arts administration. Facilitated by Lim How Ngean.

  • Performance making. For those interested in critical dialogue about performance making, including directing, acting, designing, playwriting and dramaturgy. Facilitated by Charlene Rajendran,

Participants will:
  • Contribute to discussions, tutorials and other workshop activities with the programme facilitators.
  • Attend selected SIFA performances for free.
  • Dialogue with SIFA artists and organisers.
  • Share their experiences with the public in a forum.


OPEN CALL
- Application Period: 26 February to 25 March 2018 -

To qualify for Points of View, you must be:

  • Interested in performance writing OR performance making
  • Aged between 18 and 30
  • A Singapore resident
  • Confident in both written and spoken English
  • Actively involved in performance studies or practice, either as student, recent graduate or practitioner
  • Able to commit to the entire programme from 4 to 12 May 2018

  • To apply:
    No fees are required for registration or participation.

    Visit our Frequently-Asked-Questions page for more information.






    POV2018 is presented by: