Leveraging on the success of the first Open House we organised in February, we opened our doors again at the end of Aug to welcome prospective students and any parties who were interested in our work. We also had the pleasure of hosting the Singapore TV Channel, Okto, who decided to schedule the filming of [...]
13 April Aarne said “I was delighted to attend … as it brought back strong memories of my own involvement with the Arts Community, while working at NUS some 20 years ago. Comprehensive and provocative lectures were given by Charlene Rajendran and Paul Rae, plus a surprisingly original and effective approach by Wong Hui Yu. The Arts [...]
Acting class with teacher Guillermo. For more pictures please visit our facebook page.
10 June ITI Acting Teacher and Examination Board member Aarne Neeme was honoured with an Order of Australia Award in Queen Elizabeth II’s Birthday Honours list. This recognises his contributions to the arts in a career including stints as an independent director, at WA Academy of Performing Arts, Theatre Training & Research Programme (as ITI [...]
27 May “Ilo Ilo”, featuring alumna Yeo Yann Yann, won the Camera D’Or (for best first feature film) at the Cannes International Film Festival, in an important first for the Singapore film industry. The film by director Anthony Chen and producers Ang Hwee Sim and Yuni Hadi, also included alumna Zelda Tatiana Ng in a [...]
11 April ITI Director T. Sasitharan (Sasi) was one of the artists who crafted A Manifesto for The Arts – a statement of artists’ values and intentions, for consideration by artists and the wider public. Its key thrust is “that our life as a people should engage, embrace and involve culture and the arts more [...]