Singapore Theatre Company (STC), formerly Singapore Repertory Theatre, just celebrated its 30th anniversary. STC is one of the leading English language theatre producers and presenters in Asia, including musicals, critically acclaimed plays, and innovative educational programmes.
STC’s mission is to enrich, engage, and entertain audiences by collaborating with the best talents from Singapore and around the world. In addition to its repertoire of original musicals like Forbidden City: Portrait of an Empress, the company has produced a number of critically acclaimed plays including The Pillowman, Disgraced and most recently 2:22 - A Ghost Story. STC was the first Singaporean theatre company on Broadway in 1998 as Associate Producer of Golden Child, which went from Singapore to New York and earned three Tony Award nominations. STC’s international collaborations include Royal Shakespeare Company’s King Lear and The Seagull starring Sir Ian McKellen, Oscar-winning Sam Mendes’ The Bridge Project (2009-2011) as well as 3 Titans of Theatre – a season of works directed by Simon McBurney, Yukio Ninagawa and Peter Brook.
The Little Company
The Little Company is a theatre company producing high quality entertainment plays with learning at its heart. Performed by professional actors for children, the plays are staged for two age groups (under 5's and 6 to 12 year-olds).
Our work includes cultural activity crafted to celebrate and support learning, play, curiosity and discovery for children and their families as they learn and grow together. The Little Company acknowledges and celebrates the value and importance of the arts in education and life-learning.
The Little Company takes pride in its history as a national leader in programming for young children, nurturing children's creativity and imagination.
The Young Company
The Young Company is a two-year actor training programme for 16 to 25 year-olds. Up to twenty young people are selected from open auditions to form the core of the company and receive practical theatre training.
The Inclusive Young Company
The Inclusive Young Company is a holistic acting programme for young persons and adults between the ages of 16 – 35, who identify as d/Deaf, disabled, or neurodivergent. The programme features professional masterclasses and mentorship led by international artist Grace Lee-Khoo and various guest facilitators, which will provide a platform for the development of your creative potential as an independent performer and theatre-maker.
Our key outcomes for this exciting programme include offering equality of learning and personal as well as professional development for young persons, engaging the general public with performances that reflect the experiences of marginalised communities in Singapore, and deepening the wider conversation around access in the arts, and beyond.
Centre for Creative Learning
Our Centre of Creative Learning is committed to bringing meaningful and relevant programmes to students, teachers and emerging theatre talents. We believe theatre has the power to engage and transform. We are collaborating with leading artists and educators in Singapore and around the world to provide inquiry based and experiential learning for young people, skill development in drama as pedagogy for educators and mentorship for emerging talents and on-going skill building for various industries.