Programming Tracks

Watch SingLit come to life through theatre adaptations, video performances, spoken word events and more.

Get up close and personal with SingLit: meet your favourite author or character, listen to a story being told, and enjoy lively debates and discussions on literary topics.

Try your hand at SingLit – you might even solve a mystery or two! Become part of the story through writing workshops, craft sessions and a range of immersive games.

Buy a work of SingLit and treasure it forever. Every purchase helps support the writers, publishers and retailers who bring these stories to us.

Let SingLit take you places! Find the poetry and prose in the world around you via guided tours and outdoor installations.


Programmes List

Out of Print

Out of Print is an exhibition featuring landmark Singaporean titles published between 1965 and 1995. Presented by Sing Lit Station with
graphic designers Sarah and Schooling.

27 February - 19 March 2018
10am - 8pm

The Arts House, Gallery 1
1 Old Parliament Lane, S(179429)

LocalBooks SingLit Town

Grow with stories from home at LocalBooks SingLit Town for all ages. This week-long pop-up store will be brimming with activities and workshops.

5 - 10 March 2018
11am–10pm

VivoCity
1 Harbourfront Walk, S(098585)

The Witness of Poetry: Emotions, Trauma and Healing

How do trauma, testimony and longing find a voice in poetry? Eric Valles and Desmond Kon help workshop participants discover poetry as a powerful means of witness and healing.

9 March 2018
2.30pm - 4.30pm

The Arts House
1 Old Parliament Lane, S(179429)

SingLit Supper: If Food Be the Love of Words

What happens when Singapore writers curate a three-course dining experience that best evokes their writing? Don’t miss this immersive
literary-themed sup with beloved writers including Gwee Li Sui and Jennifer Anne Champion.

9 March 2018
7pm - 9pm

Happy Pancakes Café
10 Square @ Orchard Central
181 Orchard Rd, 10-01, S(238896)

Poems for Supper

How does a poem taste? Presented by Grassroots Book Room, this multi-sensory programme bridges literature with culinary experience.
Savour a sumptuous supper inspired by local poems.

9 - 10 March 2018
9pm - 11pm

Grassroots Book Room
25 Bukit Pasoh Road, S(089839)

There Are Monsters in the Gardens

This fun storytelling session allows children to embark on a journey with five little monsters and play a board game at the Supertree Grove!

10 March 2018
10am - 11am

Cannonball Room, Gardens by the Bay
18 Marina Gardens Drive, S(018953)

The Groom Is Here

Avant Theatre is proud to showcase a full-length comedy play, written by the late Mr. Se Ve Shanmugam, dubbed the Bernard Shaw of Singapore.

10 March 2018
3pm, 7.30pm

Malay Heritage Centre
85 Sultan Gate, S(198501)

#BuySingLit x Books & Beer

If craft beer is your alcohol of choice, come and enjoy a special #BuySingLit x Books & Beer brew inspired by local literature! Books & Beer will also be giving away vouchers for lucky winners to fill up on craft beer and #BuySingLit!

10 March 2018
3pm - 6pm

The 1925 Brewing Co.
369 Jalan Besar, S(208997)

LITTLE SingLit Puppet Theatre

Discover the colourful world of SingLit through the power of theatre and puppet fun! Join us at one of these sessions over the #BuySingLit weekend!

10 - 11 March 2018

Woods in the Books
3 Yong Siak Street, S(168642)