SAGO LANE 硕莪巷
"Connect with lost souls."
- Norhaizad Adam
A Dance by P7:1SMA performed for
Pop-Up Noise: Soul Searching
in collaboration with Steven Ang & Lim Jun Jie (Jey)
With P7:1SMA’s distinct style, the stories of the death houses of Sago Lane are re-imagined through dance and song. As part of the collaboration, this is accompanied by Musician and Opera Singer Steven Ang. The performance travels through the Sago Lane HDB block where the shophouses once stood, into the adjoining the food centre and finally out onto Kreta Ayer Square.
Watch a place, its community and history stir the souls and imagination of 30 young artists. In this experimental edition of Pop-Up Noise: Soul Searching, Chinatown's rich stories inspire contemporary artistic responses from visual art to interactive performances. First presented to the residents of Kreta Ayer Square, these artworks revive the experiences of a generation in a space that witnessed Singapore’s rapid progress
Duration: 60 minutes
Photos by Joseph Nair
“Through innovative site-specific performances and installations, our young artists are bringing to life past memories and hidden histories of Kreta Ayer.”
— Ms Aruna Johnson