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  • Dragon dance : participating

    Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    In this photograph taken at night, a dragon dance performance shows the brightly-coloured dragon chasing a 'pearl of wisdom' (the coloured ball). Performers in dark costumes are holding the dragon and the ball aloft. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Dance Reflections : two people

    Arts · Events · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Edwin Thumboo and a guest shaking hands at an event entitled "Dance Reflections" in 1999.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Dance Reflections : group photograph [2]

    Arts · Events · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a group photograph of Edwin Thumboo shaking hands with a guest at a performance entitled "Dance Reflections" in 1999. There are two other people in the photograph.This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Dance Reflections : group photograph [1]

    Arts · Events · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a group photograph of five people taken at a performance entitled "Dance Reflections" in 1999. Included in the photograph are Prof. Lim Pin on the extreme left, Mr. Teo Chee Hean in the centre and Prof. Edwin Thumboo on the extreme right.This photograph is part of the collection...
  • Neila Sathyalingam : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    This is a half-length portrait of Neila Sathyalingam (b. 1938, Colombo, Sri Lanka - ), dancer, instructor and choreographer of Indian classical dance. She is an eminent figure in the Indian classical dance arena in Singapore. She was awarded the prestigious Cultural Medallion (Dance) in 1989. Title devised by Library...
  • Dance performance by schoolgirls from Tai Keou School, 1960s : performing

    Arts · Geography and Travels · Streets and Places
    Students from Tai Keou School (now Da Qiao Primary School) dancing in pairs. They are performing to a captivated audience, made up mainly of children. Donated by Tang Kian Cheong, and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Three lions : close-up

    Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    Shown in this slide is a close-up view of three lions in a lion dance performance, probably at a National Day Parade. The one on the right has colourful stripes. In the background is the City Hall which is decorated with coloured flags. Title devised by Library staff. Date of...
  • A lion's head : close-up

    Heritage and Culture · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a close-up view of a lion's head used in lion dance performances. It is placed on a red paper with Chinese characters on them, written in gold. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.