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Large Theatre

History of Tamil Theatre

in Singapore

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Talk on the history of Singapore tamil theatre.


This forum is brought to you by AGAM Theatre Lab as part of Esplanade's kalaa Utsavam Festival 2019.

Date : 23rd novemebr 2019 

Time : 3 pm to 4 pm

Venue : Esplanade library 

Tickets : Free 


Tamil-language theatre practitioner Subramaniam Ganesh shares about the formative years of Tamil theatre in Singapore. Get to see the posters and pamphlets created for Tamil theatre productions in the 1950s as Subramaniam Ganesh unveils a selection from the Digital Archive of Singapore Tamil Theatre (DASTT), a research project he initiated that now holds over 100 scripts and over 3,000 documents.

official presentation slides of the talk


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