Akshita Nanda Arts Correspondent recommends

Art Picks: Singapore International Festival Of Arts 2016: The Last Supper and more

Singapore International Festival Of Arts 2016: The Last Supper
Singapore International Festival Of Arts 2016: The Last SupperPHOTOS: MOSTAFA ABDEL ALY, SINGAPORE REPERTORY THEATRE

SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF ARTS 2016: THE LAST SUPPER

Absurd, provocative and a hit at France's well- known Avignon Festival, The Last Supper (photo) is a snapshot of Egypt after the Arab Spring. Written and directed by acclaimed Egyptian artist Ahmed El Attar.

WHERE: Victoria Theatre, 9 Empress Place MRT: City Hall/ Raffles Place WHEN: Today and tomorrow, 8pm ADMISSION: $25, $35, $45 from Sistic (call 6348-5555 or go to www.sistic.com.sg)


AFTERWORDS: BEGINNINGS OF SINGAPORE POETRY?

Learn more about the birth of Singapore poetry in this edition of AfterWords, co-presented by publisher Ethos Books to promote reading and writers. I Found A Bone And Other Poems by Teo Kah Leng is a follow-up to last year's Finding Francis, which resurrected the lost work of pioneering Malayan poet Teo Poh Leng. Teo died during the Japanese Occupation and his fate haunted and inspired his brother, whose poems are collected here.

WHERE: Marine Parade Library Level 2, Programme Zone, 278 Marine Parade Road WHEN: Today, 7.30pm ADMISSION: Free, reserve a seat via http://bit.ly/2b7Oodi


THE THREE LITTLE PIGS

Singapore Repertory Theatre's The Little Company puts a fun, musical spin on the old tale of three little pigs (photo) and a big, bad wolf. For ages three and up.

WHERE: KC Arts Centre - Home of SRT, 20 Merbau Road WHEN: Till Sept 16, Monday to Saturday. 10am on weekday, 11am and 2pm on Saturday ADMISSION: $25 to $48 from Sistic


SSO CHAMBER SERIES: WIND, WATER & WAVES II: BAROQUE FESTIVAL WITH PAVLO BEZNOSIUK

Irish-Ukrainian violinist Pavlo Beznosiuk, leader of the Academy of Ancient Music in Cambridge, England, and an expert in baroque music, leads a nature-inspired evening with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra. On the programme are Vivaldi's La Tempesta Di Mare and Concerto For Four Violins In A Minor.

WHERE: Victoria Concert Hall, 9 Empress Place MRT: City Hall/ Raffles Place WHEN: Today and tomorrow, 7.30pm ADMISSION: $20 from Sistic

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 12, 2016, with the headline 'Art Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe