Robin LOON is a currently a Senior Lecturer of Theatre Studies at the National University of Singapore. He is a practicing playwright, dramaturg and educationist.
He is one of the founding members of Centre 42, a content-creation and documentation centre dedicated to Singapore Theatre writing . He is also Centre 42’s chief consultant – a role that sees him conceptualizing and implementing the many programmes and platforms of the centre. He is effectively bilingual in Chinese and English and is keen to translate Singapore Plays across the 2 languages. He researches on and teaches Singapore English Language Theatre and Theatre Criticism at NUS.