The movie Dirty Dancing was a phenomenal hit when it was released in 1987, starring the late Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey. Close to two decades later, the musical Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story on Stage was staged in 2004 to sell-out audiences, a re-imagining of the film which was adapted for the stage by Eleanor Bergstein, the original writer for the movie screenplay.
The musical tells the story of Baby and Johnny, a pair of fiercely independent young spirits from different worlds who meet one summer. The encounter
Talk: Nurturing the Arts, Fostering Communities – Growing the Arts Education Communities in Singapore
Are you interested in learning more about the relation between arts education and the communities in Singapore?
If your answer is YES, please come join us for a free Pre-Arts Education Conference talk organised by the Ministry of Education (MOE) and National Institute of Education (NIE) on 1 June 2013, 11am-1:30pm at the library@esplanade.
Leading arts educators and practitioners, Dr Eugene Dairianathan (NIE), Dr Lee Chee Keng (NIE) and Mr Lim Kok Boon (MOE) will speak about the power of arts education in fostering communities. They will also share about the upcoming Arts Education Conference (AEC) – Asia-Pacific Symposium on Music Education