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Arts Picks: Freely, Freely by Jane Lee

Singapore artist Jane Lee
Singapore artist Jane Lee PHOTOS: ST FILE, NINE YEARS THEATRE, DANIEL SWEE, SINGAPORE CHINESE ORCHESTRA

FREELY, FREELY BY JANE LEE

Singapore artist Jane Lee may be better known as a painter, but in her latest solo show, born of a residency at the STPI paper and print-making centre, she shows off her versatility by working with print and paper to create captivating installations.

WHERE: 41 Robertson Quay, Singapore Tyler Print Institute MRT: Clarke Quay WHEN: Today, 10am to 7pm; tomorrow 9am to 6pm ADMISSION: Free


RED DEMON BY NINE YEARS THEATRE

A play about man-eating demons and demon-eating men, Red Demon is written by acclaimed Japanese playwright Noda Hideki.

This staging by home-grown theatre company Nine Years Theatre is performed in Mandarin with English surtitles and directed by the company's co-founder and artistic director Nelson Chia.

WHERE: 100 Victoria Street, National Library Building, Drama Centre Black Box, Level 5 MRT: Bras Basah/Bugis WHEN: Till March 13, 8pm (Tuesday to Saturday), 3pm (weekend) ADMISSION: $38 from Sistic (call 6348-5555 or go to www.sistic.com.sg)


FROM MAQUETTES TO SCULPTURES: AN ANTHONY POON ESTATE COLLECTION

This exhibition highlights maquettes from the estate of the late Cultural Medallion recipient, artist Anthony Poon.

Of the 25 maquettes on show, some were realised as iconic public sculptures including the work Affinity, commissioned for HDB Hub, and the sculpture Sense Surround for The St Regis Singapore.

WHERE: 51 Waterloo Street, The Private Museum, 02-06 MRT: Bras Basah WHEN: Till March 10, 10am to 7pm (weekday), 11am to 5pm (weekend) ADMISSION: Free


DAZZLING STRINGS - TANG MUHAI AND THE SINGAPORE CHINESE ORCHESTRA

The Singapore Chinese Orchestra, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, will present an evening of string music under the baton of renowned Chinese conductor Tang Muhai (photo). The programme includes works such as Dianxi Folk Tunes and the violin concerto Butterfly Lovers, which will feature Tang's 12-year-old daughter, violinist Susan Tang.

WHERE: 7 Shenton Way, Singapore Conference Hall, SCO Concert Hall, Level 1 MRT: Tanjong Pagar WHEN: Tomorrow, 8pm ADMISSION: $30 to $70 from Sistic

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 04, 2016, with the headline 'Arts Picks: Freely, Freely by Jane Lee'. Print Edition | Subscribe