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Taksu – An Evening of Balinese Dance

Finals have never been so fun. Professor Irving Johnson’s module on Balinese dance establishes new traditions in face of fiscal restrictions. Since the inception of the module SE2224: Unmasked! An Introduction to Traditional Dance in Southeast Asia, I have attended previous sessions of their end-of-year performance. As such, I have observed the evolution of the…

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5 Fun Things to Do in NUS

It’s reading week, and if you’re tired of catching up on readings, re-watching webcasted lectures and re-visiting your laboratory assignments, fret not, there are a myriad of things you can do to chill out and take a break! Here are five interesting ways to spice up your school life in this stressful period. 1. Become an Adventurous Foodie Explore the…

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New eateries in NUS

It’s that time of the year where we round up the new food places in our beloved campus and present them to you as we review them! Waa Cow Moving over from its previous location at the Singapore Foundation Alumni House (SFAH), this establishment has now found its new home at the NUS University Town Stephen…

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Hello Goodbye: A Review

Say what you want about the overused boy-meets-girl cliché, but Hello Goodbye is an undeniably worthwhile romantic comedy. For starters, the restaged play had previously sold out at the Hampstead theatre in London. The story chronicles two acts (both set in the same self-contained apartment): a chance meeting of a couple over a housing mix-up, and their…

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VISION: More Than a Magic Show

VISION isn’t just a magic show, it’s an illusion theatre performance. This is what Priscilla Khong, who stars alongside her father Lawrence Khong, tells me. “Think of it as Phantom of the Opera meets David Copperfield: there is an intricate storyline and plot that is seamlessly merged with the illusions.” Featuring Singapore’s only professional illusionist…

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[Review] Public Enemy

Directed by acclaimed local director Glen Goei, Public Enemy (playing in Victoria Theatre from 9th to 25th April 2015) is an adaptation of Norwegian masterpiece An Enemy of the People. Despite having being written over a hundred years ago by Henrik Ibsen, the central conflicts of the story still hold true today. Starring the versatile Ivan…

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