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  • Crowd watching a Chinese opera performance at Clive Street, 1960s [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a crowd of people watching a Chinese opera performance at Clive Street. The stage is partially visible on the left. Rows of shophouses can be seen at the background. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Two girls carrying food near a Chinese opera stage at Clive Street, 1960s [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows two girls carrying food in the foreground. Behind them, partially visible, in the middle, is the Chinese opera stage that has been set up at Clive Street. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese opera at Braddell Road, 1960s [1]

    Arts · Personalities · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows actors on stage in a Chinese opera performance at Braddell Road. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Close up of two girls carrying food near a Chinese opera stage at Clive Street, 1960s [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a close-up view of two girls carrying food in the foreground. Behind them, partially visible on the left, is the Chinese opera stage that has been set up at Clive Street. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Crowd watching a Chinese opera performance at Clive Street, 1960s [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows a crowd of people watching a Chinese opera performance at Clive Street. The stage is partially visible on the left. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese opera at Braddell Road, 1960s [2]

    Arts · Personalities · Daniel, David Danny
    This photograph shows actors on stage in a Chinese opera performance at Braddell Road. Photograph taken between 1960-1962. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wayang performance, 1975

    Arts · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a Chinese wayang or opera performance in 1975. On stage are four actors performing in front of the crowd. It coincides with the 39th anniversary celebration of Kim Keng Kok Association (金慶閣). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wayang performance, mid-1970s

    Arts
    This photogaph shows an outdoor Chinese wayang or opera performance in the mid-seventies, being played in a makeshift yet elaborately set-up stage. Three actors are on stage performing to a packed audience, with some standing near the stage. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Puppet theater, 1974

    Arts · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a Chinese puppet theatre. Three Chinese wayang figures are taking centrestage while another two are in the background behind a window. Four puppeteers' can be seen backstage handling the puppets. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wayang performance, 1975

    Arts · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a Chinese wayang or opera performance in 1975. It coincides with the 39th anniversary celebration of Kim Keng Kok Association (金慶閣). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Puppet theater, 1974

    Arts · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a Chinese puppet theatre with two Chinese wayang figures taking centrestage. The puppeteers are in the background handling the puppets from above captivating the young audience in the crowd. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wayang performance during Hungry Ghost Festival celebration at Queen Street, 1974

    Arts · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a Chinese wayang or opera performance on a makeshift stage in 1974. An actor is taking centrestage while three other performers are seated on stage facing the altar with their back to the crowd. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wayang performance, 1975

    Arts · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a Chinese wayang or opera performance in 1975. On the main stage are three actors while two are partially hidden backstage. It coincides with the 39th anniversary celebration of Kim Keng Kok Association (金慶閣). Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wayang performance, mid-1970s

    Arts
    This photograph shows a Chinese wayang or opera performance on a makeshift stage in the mid-seventies. A few children are watching the opera from below the stage. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wayang performance during Hungry Ghost Festival celebration at Queen Street, 1974

    Arts · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a Chinese wayang or opera performance on a makeshift stage in 1974. Five actors are on stage entertaining a seating audience. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pair of wayang figures, 1975

    Arts
    This photograph shows a pair of wayang figurines at the centre of an elaborately decorated stage. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chingay Parade 1976

    Events · Heritage and Culture · Arts
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a Chine opera float in the Chingay Parade of 1976. It captures the musicians and the heavily made-up actors. In the background are several spectators watching the procession from the corridor of their flats. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wayang performance, mid-1970s

    Arts
    This photogaph shows a Chinese wayang or opera performance in the mid-seventies, being watched by a few boys. A heavily-made up actor is taking centre stage while others take a back seat. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Group photograph by members of Rojak and Siong Leng Musical Association, 2006 [1]

    Arts · Personalities · Xinjiapo xiang ling yin yue she
    This photograph shows a group of performers and organisers from "Rojak", a musical performance by members from Siong Leng Musical Association and Rojak. The performance aims to promote Liyuan and Nanyin opera. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 湘灵音乐社1995年呈献福建梨园戏《目连救母》 : 演出剧照 [6]

    Arts · 新加坡湘灵音乐社
    湘灵音乐社于一九九五年六月二十三至二十五日假黄金剧场呈献梨园戏《目连救母》. 乐社以福建木偶戏及打城戏的版本为基础, 又依佛经为依据创作编演此以宣扬孝道为主的民俗戏. 照片中的人物包括目连、判官、阎罗王、牛头马面与黑白无常. Title devised by cataloguer. 标题编目者自拟.
  • Chinese opera performance by Siong Leng Musical Association, 1990 [6]

    Organisations · Arts · Xinjiapo xiang ling yin yue she
    This photograph shows an actor and actress from Siong Leng Musical Association on stage performing an indoor scene from a Chinese opera in 1990. The actor on the right side of the photograph is holding a stick in his left hand and his outfit has the character, "勇" on it....
  • Liyuan Opera Workshop at Siong Leng Musical Association, 2002 [7]

    Arts · Xinjiapo xiang ling yin yue she
    This photograph, taken in 2002, shows a Chinese opera performer, in full costume and painted face, performing during the Liyuan Opera Workshop session that was held at Siong Leng Musical Association. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Liyuan Opera Workshop at Siong Leng Musical Association, 2002 [12]

    Arts · Xinjiapo xiang ling yin yue she
    This photograph, taken in 2002, shows a male and female Chinese opera performer, in full costume and painted faces, posing for a photograph during the Liyuan Opera Workshop session that was held at Siong Leng Musical Association. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Liyuan Opera Workshop at Siong Leng Musical Association, 2002 [1]

    Arts · Xinjiapo xiang ling yin yue she
    This photograph, taken in 2002, shows two children with painted faces during the Liyuan Opera Workshop session that was held at Siong Leng Musical Association. Title devised by Library staff.