Spreading interest in the arts

Getting them hooked on arts

The SSO gives free performances at the Botanic Gardens quite often, and this has helped the orchestra reach those who may not usually go to its ticketed concerts, says its executive officer.
The SSO gives free performances at the Botanic Gardens quite often, and this has helped the orchestra reach those who may not usually go to its ticketed concerts, says its executive officer.ST FILE PHOTO

Collaborations, novel presentations and sparking interest in young children among suggestions

Tertiary student Nur Dianah was never in the habit of attending arts performances.

But that changed in the past year, after friends invited her to watch a few theatre shows, including a staging of literary works called The Page On Stage in March.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on October 28, 2018, with the headline 'Getting them hooked on arts'. Print Edition | Subscribe