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When Covid-19 struck, NoonTalk Media reorientated their studio to focus on livestreaming instead.

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The NoonTalk Media team, in a picture taken before Covid-19.

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Let’s Get Live, a NoonTalk Media show offering Covid-19 information and entertainment.

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Huzir Sulaiman (extreme right), with his Checkpoint Theatre team.

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Checkpoint Theatre’s The Heart Comes To Mind might be turned into a radio play now that it cannot be performed on stage.

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Actor Dwayne Lau teamed up with some of his friends (including Siti Khalijah Zainal) remotely to shoot his videos.

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Mr Lau hamming it up.

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Ng Swee San’s Creatives Commissioning Creatives initiative led to the creation of this stay-home illustration by Weimin Lai.

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Singapore Symphony Orchestra has posted concert videos online.

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Pasar Glamour founders aim to raise S$100,000 for arts practitioners.

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Ng Swee San.

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Infocomics by illustrator Weiman Kow.

Covid-19: A Creative Awakening

Down but not out, the creative industry fights back against Covid-19 as they find new ways of expression while giving aid and joy to those in need
Apr 17, 2020 5:50 AM

SOMETIME IN FEBRUARY, Jed Tay started to dread going to work. As COO of NoonTalk Media, a media company specialising in production, events and artiste management, he was receiving calls almost every day from clients requesting to cancel a shoot or an event.

“Within a couple of weeks, all

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