These Brief Encounters
These Brief Encounters

These Brief Encounters

DATE

19 Nov (Fri) - 19 Nov (Fri)
20 Nov (Sat) - 20 Nov (Sat)

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TIME

Friday, 16:00 - 16:00, 20:00 - 20:00

Saturday, 16:00 - 16:00, 20:00 - 20:00

Saturday, 16:00 - 16:00, 20:00 - 20:00

Friday, 16:00 - 16:00, 20:00 - 20:00

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LOCATION

Esplanade. Esplanade Annexe Studio

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In a world irrevocably changed by the COVID-19 pandemic, how do we respond to our new lives on an individual level and as a society? How do we process these new experiences? These Brief Encounters is a contemporary dance performance created in response to The Plague by Albert Camus, exploring how a novel published in 1947 captures the spirit of the present day.

Camus’ The Plague operates on an allegorical and a literal level, finding meaning in ordinary people doing extraordinary things out of simple decency — a sentiment which still rings true today.

Choreographed by Raka Maitra, These Brief Encounters is the first collaboration between Chowk Productions and Siong Leng Musical Association.

Choreographer: Raka Maitra
Dancers: Sandhya Suresh, Caroline Chin, Anushka Ghosh,
Elizabeth Sergeant Tan, Tan Weiying, Vanessa Toh
Musicians from Siong Leng Musical Association
Production Designer: Muhammad Izdi
Lighting Designer: Stev.e Kwek

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