Zelda Tatiana Ng


COUNTRY Singapore
YEAR OF GRADUATION 2003
CURRENTLY BASED IN Singapore

Zelda Tatiana Ng

Zelda Tatiana is an independent arts practitioner as well as the Founder and Creative Director of GroundZ-0 原。空間, a Singapore-based multilingual interdisciplinary arts company. A graduate from the pioneer batch of the Theatre Training & Research Programme (now known as ITI) in 2003, Zelda is curious about the humanities and various aspects of science & technology. Her thematic interests are in Absurdity & Surrealism, and she believes in using the arts as a platform for sharing and self-reflection.

Her latest works include E:Den《依:窩》(co-creator) — an art installation commissioned by The Substation under a project of Singapore National Gallery, Bring on the Bull!《牛轉乾坤》(director/playwright/actor) - a multilingual street-wayang storytelling commissioned by River Hongbao and Esplanade Huayi Festival 2021 and Insulted.Belarus — Worldwide Reading (Asia cast) — a worldwide campaign participated by Blank Space Studio (Hong Kong). Her other works include Prism of Truth《眾相》(creator/director/co-playwright) — commissioned by Esplanade Huayi Festival 2020, Shadows IN the Walls《壁中影》(creator/director/co-playwright) commissioned by National Gallery Singapore for Light to Night Festival 2019 (Bicentennial Edition), 0600 (director) – produced by GroundZ-0 and commissioned by the Singapore International Festival of Arts 2018, and  Always on My Mind 《我在你左右》 (Director/Playwright) – presented by The Finger Players at Gekio Asia Playwright Competition 2017 in Nagoya, where it won the top score from the judges. 

She is currently the artistic director of a new playwright competition/season organised and presented by Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre.

Click here for more information about GroundZ-0 原。空間. 

Photo credit: Tan Ngiap Heng

Recent works: 

1. Co-creator, E:Den (2021, GroundZ-0 / The Substation series we are not going back, we are coming back around)
2. Director, Bring on the Bulls! (2021, GroundZ-0 / River Hongbao 2021; Gardens by the Bay and Online) 
3. Actor, Bring on the Bull! (2021, Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay's Huayi Festival 2021; Esplanade Concourse) 
4. Moderator, Translation & Adaptation - Navigating Languages and Cultures (2021, GroundZ-0 and Singapore Book Council; Online) 
5. Artistic Director, Gimme Ten! Radio Playwriting Competition (2021, Ground Z-0 and Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre) 
6. Speaker, Memories Cafè Storytelling Visual Podcast (2021, Alzheimer's Disease Association; Youtube) 
7. Curator and facilitator, Translation & Adaptation: Exploring Possibilities (2021, GroundZ-0 and Singapore Book Council)

 

Last updated: 22 June 2021

 


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