For your health and safety, please observe the following when visiting The Arts House:
- Please keep your mask on at all times.
- Please activate your Trace Together token or app for entry. We are no longer allowed to accept the SafeEntry app.
- Please practice social distancing, with individuals seated or standing at least one-metre apart from one another.
- Please do not enter the venue if you are feeling unwell.
- Extensive and regular cleaning regimes of high touch points will be performed before and after a performance. Do kindly use the hand sanitisers available around the venue.
As the COVID-19 situation in Singapore evolves, these measures will be updated in accordance to the latest advisories issued by the Singapore Government. For the latest advisories, please refer here.
Additional Safe Management Measures might also be implemented on a case-by-case basis to ensure the safety of your well-being. Please check the respective programmes' listings for vaccination requirements.
Please refer to this link for more information on the venue's Safe Management Measures.
This programme includes a live Q&A towards the end of the session.
Please note that in-person seats for this programme have been fully booked.
Please refer to this link for more information on the venue's SMMs.
Writers / Presenters
Theophilus has published five volumes of poetry, two of which were shortlisted for the Singapore Literature Prize. His poems, translations and essays have appeared in The Guardian, Times Literary Supplement, The London Magazine, and elsewhere. His most recent collection, Moving House, was published by Carcanet Press in 2020.
Robert Yeo has published in many genres, beginning with poetry and moving on to plays (performed and published), essays, memoirs, and libretto (for opera). He has edited many anthologies of short stories and plays, and written teaching Literature texts with a co-author. His poems are collected in The Best of Robert Yeo and his influential plays in The Singapore Trilogy. In 2011, he was awarded the SE Asian Write Prize.
Clara Chow's publications include the story collections Dream Storeys and Modern Myths, travelogues New Orleans and Caves, and the bilingual poetry collection 几首烂情诗/Lousy Love Poems. In 2020, Modern Myths was shortlisted for the Singapore Literature Prize.
Photo - Copyright Clara Chow
Aaron Lee is a pilgrim poet, anthologist, ethics lawyer, and community organiser based in Singapore. He authored three collections of poetry, and is a regular speaker and workshop leader at literary festivals. In 2014, Lee and his artist wife Namiko Chan Takahashi co-founded the Laniakea Culture Collective, an interdisciplinary and intercultural art practice.