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  • Man posing at National Theatre, 1967 : full-length portrait

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This is a photograph of Loo Siew Koon's brother standing outside the National Theatre, located at River Valley Road. Donated by Loo Siew Koon and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_669. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The official opening of the University Cultural Centre : group photograph

    Events · Streets and Places · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of eight people posing in front of the University Cultural Centre at its opening ceremony. They include Edwin Thumboo, Shih Choon Fong and Tony Tan. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Family posing at National Theatre, 1979 : group photograph [1]

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Arts · Sports and Recreation
    This is a photograph of a mother and her three children outside the National Theatre at River Valley Road. The mother is standing on a grass verge, while her daughters and son are seated on the grass in front of her. Photograph donated by Neo Siok Leng and displayed at...
  • Lady posing at National Theatre, 1977 : full-length portrait

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Arts
    This is a photograph of a lady posing next to a bush in front of the National Theatre (Panggong Negara in Malay) located at River Valley Road. Photograph donated by Lim Soh Lian and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_488. Title devised by Library staff.
  • National Theatre, 1983 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This photograph shows an exterior view of the National Theatre (Panggong Negara, in Malay). The name of the building can be seen on its façade on the left. Donated by Lee Wan Goh and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_712. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Family posing at National Theatre, 1970s : group photograph [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Geography and Travels
    This is a family photograph of Heng Ngian Phuan, in front of the fountain at the National Theatre, located at River Valley Road. It shows a girl flanked by two ladies. Donated by Heng Ngian Phuan and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_653. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Children posing at National Theatre, 1976 : two people

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Arts
    This photograph shows the daughters of Yong Mei Lin, posing outside the National Theatre, located at River Valley Road. The two girls are standing on the sidewalk, in front of a fence. Photograph donated by Yong Mei Lin and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_658. Title devised by Library...
  • Boy posing at National Theatre, 1966 : full-length portrait

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Arts
    This is a photograph of a young boy standing on a walkway that leads towards the National Theatre. The boy has his hands on his hips. Photograph donated by Chong Joon Yow and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_281. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NUS Theatre Ensemble : group photograph [1]

    Events · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph taken during NUS Theatre Ensemble performance in 1999. Among the people pictured is Prof. Edwin Thumboo. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stilt walkers : performing [5]

    Events · Arts · Wong, Lily
    The photograph shows a scene from the act "Time Out", by antagon theaterAKTion from Germany. Six stilt walkers are seen standing in a row with the same stance of body slightly leaning forward and arms at right angles, in the middle of the stage. The Enterprise building (formerly known as...
  • Fireworks at Singapore Arts Festival 2007 closing celebrations

    Events · Arts · Wong, Lily
    The photograph captures the closing fireworks at "Time Out", a performance by antagon theaterAKTion from Germany. This picture was taken at the closing celebrations of the Singapore Arts Festival 2007 at Jurong East. The Enterprise building (formerly known as Unity House or McDermott House) can be seen in the background....
  • University Cultural Centre (UCC) at National University of Singapore (NUS) : exterior [3]

    Streets and Places · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of the entrance to the University Cultural Centre at the National University of Singapore. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Family posing at National Theatre, 1970s : group photograph [1]

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Arts
    This is a family photograph of Heng Ngian Phuan, in front of the fountain at the National Theatre, located at River Valley Road. It shows a girl and three two ladies standing sideways. Donated by Heng Ngian Phuan and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_653. Title devised by Library...
  • Stilt walker : performing [2]

    Arts · Events · Wong, Lily
    The photograph shows a stilt walker performing with hand-stilts in the act "Time Out", a performance by antagon theaterAKTion from Germany. A clock and other metallic structures form part of the backdrop for the performance. The picture was taken at the closing celebrations of the Singapore Arts Festival 2007 at...
  • S. Varathan : half-length portrait

    Personalities · Foo, Eric Chee Meng
    Pictured here is Mr. S. Varathan, a National Arts Council Cultural Medallion Recipient in 1984. He formed the Singapore Indian Artistes’ Association, compiled his drama experiences in books, researched on the development of Tamil theatre in Singapore, in addition to taking on the role as an advisor guiding the younger...
  • University Cultural Centre (UCC) at National University of Singapore (NUS) : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of the exterior of the University Cultural Centre at the National University of Singapore, showing its glass façade and its driveway. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Stilt walkers : performing [3]

    Arts · Events · Wong, Lily
    The photograph shows the stilt-walkers, standing in a row with hand stilts. This is a scene from the act "Time Out", by antagon theaterAKTion from Germany. It was taken at the closing celebrations of the Singapore Arts Festival 2007 at Jurong East. The Enterprise building (formerly known as Unity House...
  • National Theatre, 1968 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This is a photograph of the National Theatre, located at River Valley Road, was built in 1963 and demolished in 1986. The distinctive features of this building is its cantilevered steel roof with a five-pointed façade, and an outdoor fountain. Photograph donated by Gan Cheng Guat and displayed at the...
  • Children posing at National Theatre, 1967 : two people

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Arts
    This is a photograph of two children posing at the water fountain in front of the National Theatre which is seen spouting out water and creating mists. Known as Panggong Negara in Malay, the National Theatre was located at River Valley Road. Photograph donated by Liew Lan Yin and displayed...
  • University Cultural Centre (UCC) at National University of Singapore (NUS) : interior

    Arts · Streets and Places · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This picture shows the interior the University Cultural Centre at the National University of Singapore, providing a view of the unique design of the stairs leading from the ground floor to the second level. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by...
  • Stilt walker : performing [1]

    Events · Arts · Wong, Lily
    The photograph shows a close-up view of a stilt-walker striding towards the audience with hand-stilts in the act "Time Out", by antagon theaterAKTion from Germany. It was taken at the closing celebrations of the Singapore Arts Festival 2007 at Jurong East. The Enterprise building (formerly known as Unity House or...
  • Time Out billboard : night view

    Arts · Economy · Events · Wong, Lily
    This is a picture of a signboard for "Time Out", an act performed by German theatre group "antagon theaterAKTion". The advertisement announced details of the act, which was part of the closing celebrations for the 30th annual Singapore Arts Festival in 2007. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NUS Theatre Ensemble : group photograph [2]

    Events · Arts · Edwin Thumboo Collection
    This is a photograph of Prof. Edwin Thumboo shaking hands with one of the actors after a performance of the NUS Theatre Ensemble in 1999. This photograph is part of the collection donated by Edwin Thumboo to NLB. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Time Out performers in a burning scene : performing [2]

    Events · Arts · Wong, Lily
    The photograph captures the spectacle of flames and pyrotechnics at "Time Out", a performance by antagon theaterAKTion from Germany. The performers are seen dancing on stage, in a scene where part of the backdrop is set on fire. The picture was taken at the closing celebrations of the Singapore Arts...