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[REFLECTION] Songwriting Showcase
Sep
14
7:00 PM19:00

[REFLECTION] Songwriting Showcase

Every song is a story waiting to be sung. Learn to convert your life stories into music at SMU’s first songwriting showcase, [REFLECTION].
 
Indulge in an inspiring night of original melodies and lyrics in English and Mandarin, penned by the student musicians from the SMU Music Interactive Club. For aspiring musicians, you can pick up useful songwriting pointers from classics such as “One Love”, “Pretty Woman” and “喜欢你” (“Like You”). 

Enjoy the sweet blend of nostalgia as you weave your life story into a musical voyage.

EVENT DETAILS
Wed 14 Sep, 7.00pm – 10.00pm, SMU Alumni Café 

Ticket price: Free

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Get Poppin' with scRach MarcS
Sep
13
8:30 PM20:30

Get Poppin' with scRach MarcS

Anyone can dance!

Join the highly anticipated workshop conducted by the uber-cool scRach MarcS where you will learn the basics of popping and street dance before fusing these moves into a dance story that is specially choreographed for the SMU Arts Festival. Learn the process behind the finished piece and contribute your ideas in choreographing the dance.

EVENT DETAILS
Tue 13 Sep, 8:30pm - 10:00pm, SMU Arts & Culture Centre

Ticket price*: $10
*Price before $1 APACtix ticket fee

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Salsa Fiesta!: Fresco Edition
Sep
9
to Sep 11

Salsa Fiesta!: Fresco Edition

Hola! SMU Caderas Latinas is conducting its first salsa workshop to put the sassy Latin American moves into every dancing foot on campus.
 
As long as you can wiggle to the beat, you can join the Beginner Workshop to pick up the basic steps to take to the dance floor easily. For seasoned dancers, join the Intermediate Workshop where a professional instructor will inject a fresh jab of hip-hop into your salsa twist.

Practise your newly acquired moves in true salsa spirit at the first street-style salsa party. Immerse in a unique social dancing environment infused with Spanish flavour and festivity with popular salsa DJ, and dance the night away to live salsa music.
 
Limited places, unlimited fun.

EVENT DETAILS
Salsa Beginner Workshop:
Fri 9 Sep, 5.30pm – 6.45pm, SMU CCA Hall
Ticket price*: $5 (excluding $1 ticketing fee)

Salsa Intermediate Workshop:
Fri 9 Sep, 7.30pm – 8.45pm, SMU CCA Hall
Ticket price*: $5
*Price before $1 APACtix ticket fee

Salsa Social Dance Party:
Fri 9 Sep, 9.00pm – 12.00am, SMU T-Junction
Free, non-ticketed event.

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Dance Workshops by Bryan Lee
Sep
6
to Sep 9

Dance Workshops by Bryan Lee

Always wanted to groove those effortless dance moves associated with soul or street jazz? Now’s your chance! For two nights only, award-winning choreographer and dance instructor Bryan Lee will impart the basic techniques of soul and street jazz to help you move like a true pro.
At the Soul workshop, learn about the rhythms and R&B influences behind this African-American dance style. Master the penguin, bus stop, football and old man and you too can party in style!

EVENT DETAILS
Tue 6 Sep, 7:30pm - 9:00pm, SMU Arts & Culture Centre (Soul)
Fri 9 Sep, 7:30pm - 9:00pm, SMU Arts & Culture Centre (Street Jazz)

Ticket price*: $10
*Price before $1 APACtix ticket fee

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Arts Fest 2016
Sep
2
to Sep 16

Arts Fest 2016

SMU Arts Festival 2016 is an annual celebration of the creativity and artistic flair of students from over 20 SMU Arts Clubs. This year, there are over 30 events staged by more than 500 students and alumni, over a period of 14 days. Enter the space that budding artists have created for you to immerse and participate in their interpretation of the Arts. The SMU Arts Festival is proudly presented by the SMU Arts and Cultural Fraternity and Office of Student Life.

What’s FRESH!
It is the intoxicating smell of freshly brewed coffee, the sharp zest of a freshly plucked lemon and the originality of ideas that awes and inspires. It is the theme of this year’s Arts Festival – and the license to experiment with the unconventional. Get ready to be surprised as you discover bold, new experiences that redefine the boundaries of traditional art forms. Be inspired by a fresh interpretation of contemporary dance. Enjoy jazz-fusion played on Chinese instruments. Take the centre stage in a choir and symphony performance. Witness the metamorphosis from dance to poetry. Join us on an experiential journey of possibilities. Think Different, Feel FRESH! 

This year's theme for SMU Arts Festival is FRESH!

So what’s FRESH! all about?

It is the intoxicating smell of freshly brewed coffee, the sharp zest of a freshly plucked lemon and the originality of ideas that awes and inspires. It is the theme of this year’s Arts Festival – and the license to experiment with the unconventional.
 
Get ready to be surprised as you discover bold, new experiences that redefine the boundaries of traditional art forms. Be inspired by a fresh interpretation of contemporary dance. Enjoy jazz-fusion played on Chinese instruments. Take the centre stage in a choir and symphony performance. Witness the metamorphosis from dance to poetry.
 
Join us on an experiential journey of possibilities. Think Different, Feel FRESH!

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