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History of 72-13

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In 2005, 72-13 became the home of T:>Works (formerly known as TheatreWorks). T:>Works moved into the former rice warehouse and immediately began two initiatives, the International Centre of Asian Arts (ICAA) and the Singapore Creative Arts Nucleus (SCAN)​.

Artistic Director - Dr. Ong Keng Sen


Dr. Ong Keng Sen is the Founding Artistic Director of T:>Works where he has created much of his groundbreaking art. He is an artist-curator and a scholar of performance. His approach to traditional arts of Asia in contemporary arts is grounded in his studies of transcultural performance with the Performance Studies Department at Tisch School of the Arts, New York University, where he graduated with a Ph.D. in 2019.

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