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Festival director Ong asked local theatre practitioners to create works with absolutely no inhibition in ideas and logistics, and they produced some amazing material - like Wild Rice's epic 5-hour play, Hotel (above).
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Festival director Ong (above) asked local theatre practitioners to create works with absolutely no inhibition in ideas and logistics, and they produced some amazing material - like Wild Rice's epic 5-hour play, Hotel.
SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF ARTS

Deluge of boundary-pushing acts

Now in its final week, the country's top arts festival has carved out a distinctly iconoclastic identity.
Sep 18, 2015 5:50 AM

IF ONE had just two words to describe the second edition of the Singapore International Festival of Arts (SIFA) under the direction of avant garde theatre director Ong Keng Sen, those words would be "mad ambition"; if one word, then just "mad".

SIFA 2015 was a massive seven- week festival