GOH BOON TECK

One of the most prominent creative forces of Asian theatre, Boon Teck is a distinguished Director, Playwright and Production Designer from Singapore. He graduated from the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts with a string of merit awards and was the first recipient of the VISA International Arts Scholarship. He received the prestigious National Arts Council Young Artist award in 2001 and Singapore Youth Award in 2005. The inaugural LIFE! Theatre Awards saw his original work Titoudao, swept 5 out of the 9 awards. He was also later awarded the Best Set Design for Fireface at the 2003 LIFE! Theatre Awards. Boon Teck was commissioned in 2003 by Japan’s Kageboushi Theatre Company to write and direct PRISM, a 6-country collaboration which toured Tokyo, Singapore, Bangkok, Manila, Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta. In year 2007 and 2008, he was appointed as the Creative Director for Singapore’s National Day Parade. He was the Creative Director for Singapore Day 2011 in Shanghai. In 2014, he was awarded Elite Director Award in One Theatre Awards, Shanghai, China.

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