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Student’s Resolve: First Surge to Success

It received an overwhelming reception right from the get-go. Within 23 minutes of the ticket release, both shows of Surge: Resolve on Nov 26, 2016, by Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s (NP) hip-hop club New Revolving Age (NRA) were sold out. Surge: Resolve at NP’s Music Box was held as part of NP’s Art Fiesta, an annual […]

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Nik Powell Tells NP Film Students to Tell Their Story Their Way

By Chok Yee Kwan Watching a filmmaker’s first films shows the initial creativity that he can bring to the table, says National Film and Television School (NFTS) Director Nik Powell to aspiring student filmmakers. Speaking at the Film & Media Studies (FMS) Preview Theatre on Dec 2, 2016, the previous co-founder and manager of enterprises […]

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Arts Fest ’16: Drama Club Shines Despite Lack of Professional Guidance

By Camillia Dass Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s (NP) English Drama Club’s production of RAW, in conjunction with NP’s Arts Fiesta 2016, was anything but raw. With acting that was worthy of professional drama companies, the cast managed to completely stun their audience with a moving performance. Staged at the Experimental Studio @ Seventy3 in NP on Nov […]

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Special Needs Individuals Contribute to DE Day Charity Sale

By Constance Goh While other students were enjoying their holidays, 27 students from School of Design & Environment (DE) in Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP) worked with 20 special needs individuals to make keychains for sale. The team from DE and TOUCH Community Services collectively made 56 keychains. Each DE student was paired with one special […]

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Three FSV Films Make It to the Big Screen

By Camillia Dass On Nov 17, 2016, Honour SG held a screening at the Genexis Theatre, Fusionpolis, to showcase six films that were chosen by the committee for the Honour Film Initiative. The event was attended by Honour SG representatives, filmmakers, family members of the filmmakers, actors featured in the films and key staff members of […]

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Arts Fest ’16: NP Klavierensemble Hits the Right Keys

By Wong Si Jia A wave of silence washed over Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP)’s Music Box as the emcees appeared beside the sole grand piano on stage. They expressed their surprise and gratitude at the recital’s first-ever full house attendance – which was met with raucous applause from the audience. Perhaps it was the refreshing blend […]

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Arts Fest ’16: Strings and Guitars Come Together for Overture

By Megan Cheah Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s Strings melds classical and contemporary with first combined ensemble Stage lights illuminated rows of waiting musicians, seated among score stands. Black-clad performers held violins with their bows aloft, while those in white balanced guitars on their laps, waiting for the signal from the conductor to begin the combined piece […]

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New Poets Shine at Singapore Writers Festival

By Megan Cheah Fresh voices from Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s School of Film & Media Studies breathe life into poems through voice and video It was a novel experience for six new poets from the Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP) School of Film & Media Studies (FMS) when they read their poems at the Singapore Writers Festival […]

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Arts Fest ’16: NP Voices Tells Mental Illness Story Through Song

By Camillia Dass It was a brave theme that the Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP) Voices tackled in their performance for the NP Arts Fiesta 2016 – the theme of mental illness. Told through song, Prelude VI is the story of a girl named Sophie who has lost her parents. In trying to help her cope […]

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“Watching” with Brand New Ears

By Audrey Leong Dialogue in the Dark returns to give audiences a musical experience with brand new acts performing for Concert in the Dark 2016 On Aug 13, Concert in the Dark (CITD) will plunge audiences into total darkness for two hours during performances by young Singaporean talents such as Disco Hue and Nathan Hartono. […]

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