Friday, 21 June, 8PM
Saturday, 22 June, 8PM
Esplanade Theatre Studio
Standard $38 Concession $23
(excluding SISTIC booking fee)
130 minutes (with intermission)
This 10th anniversary edition of Binary – International Artists Showcase presents two unforgettable past Festival artists hailed for their commanding stage presence and artistry.
For those who missed its highly-acclaimed 2013 staging at the Festival, here’s your chance to catch Stigma, a dark, enigmatic solo performance by Danish dance artist Kitt Johnson. Hailed as one of the New York Times’ Top 10 Dance Performances of 2003, this extraordinary work has lost none of its visceral power and hypnotic intensity 20 years after its astonishing debut.
Last seen at the Festival in 2014, Japanese dance artist Shintaro Oue presents 談ス (Dan-su), marking the Singapore premiere of this adventurous full-length work. Stripping away all dance rules, the work lets go of perfection to courageously explore states of uncertainty. Both a dance and a dialogue, the choreography develops from the myriad expressions of the body, as its three performers shape-shift in every scene.
A reflection on the life of creating and performing, Binary – International Artists Showcase celebrates the evolution and beauty of these artistic journeys.
Please note that part of the performance of Stigma contains top-half female frontal nudity.
Get the Show Bundle and enjoy up to
upon purchase of Co.Lab.Asians, Binary – International Artists Showcase, DiverCity & Mr. Sign. This bundle is best combined with the M1 Open Stage Triplet Deal for a perfect taste of all seven different ticketed programmes at our national performing arts centre. Available from 25 March 2019.
$108.80 (Usual Price: $138)
Only applicable to shows held at Esplanade and selected events held at T.H.E Dance Company’s studio.
T.H.E Friends (with valid code) &
Early Birds (till 15 April)
PAssion Card Members, OCBC Arts Platinum Card Members, Esplanade&Me Black Cardholders
OCBC Credit Card Members, Esplanade&Me White Cardholders, Group Bookings of ≥10
NAC-AEP Tote Board Arts Grant
Secondary schools, JCs, CIs and ITEs may use NAC-AEP’s Tote Board Arts Grant to apply for a subsidy of up to 50% of concession ticket costs for selected shows.
For every 20 student tickets purchased for a single show, an accompanying teacher or instructor gets a free ticket.
Aspiring Professional Dancers Incentive
Dance students enrolled in a full-time vocational dance course enjoy 3 free classes with a minimum purchase of $200 (excluding SISTIC booking fees). Simply email us proof of your current enrolment and a copy of your receipts and we will arrange your free classes.