Esplanade Presents

Workshop | Activity | Storytelling

My Mulan Mission: A Parent-Child Activity

Traditional Arts Centre (Singapore)

28 Jan 2023, Sat, 11am & 3pm

29 Jan 2023, Sun, 11am & 3pm

1hr 30mins

(Intermission: None)

Esplanade Annexe Studio

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Celebrated for her courage and devotion to her family, the legendary Hua Mulan overcame various obstacles and emerged as a brave and selfless heroine. How can we build strength and courage like her?


This fun-filled workshop interweaves Chinese opera appreciation, theatre and simple craftwork, encourage self-discovery and an exploration of courage in its myriad forms. Understand the symbolism of basic opera movements, get hands-on experience with props, create shared memories with your loved ones and build resilience together. Embark on this mission and bond through play!


Director: Judy Ngo
Performers: Jodi Chan, Ng Mun Poh, Zhang Manxi
Youth Performers: Li Xin Hui, Amanda Ong 


Note: There will be some physical activity involved in this workshop, please dress comfortably.


Mask-wearing is optional. However, audiences are encouraged to continue to exercise responsibility and caution, such as wearing masks when in crowded places.

Recommended Age: Ages 7 to 10 with an accompanying adult. Accompanying adult must be above 16.
Admission Age:
6 and above.
Language: Mandarin
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Artist Information

Traditional Arts Centre (Singapore)

Traditional Arts Centre (TAC) of Singapore was founded in 2012 by Cai Bixia, a recipient of the Young Artist Award.  Funded by Singapore’s National Arts Council as an arts education charitable organisation, TAC is committed to nurturing young Chinese opera performers and audiences. Besides teaching in schools, it also provides a platform for young performers with the annual Singapore Youth Opera Showcase and encourages cultural and academic exchanges with large scale Chinese opera events, conferences and seminars. TAC is also the only overseas teaching unit of China National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts. Through training curriculum development, research, performances and international exchanges, it aims to establish a Singapore cultural brand.

Judy Ngo, Director

Judy Ngo graduated from NUS Theatre Studies programme. She is currently the Artistic Director of 1N THE ACT, a theatre company which focuses on education through the use of theatresports and forum theatre. When she is not teaching, running workshops or directing, she more than happy to act for other theatre companies. Judy cherishes every opportunity to be in the theatre because she firmly believes that theatre is life and life is for living. 

Date & Time

28 Jan 2023, Sat


Esplanade Annexe Studio


Esplanade Annexe Studio

29 Jan 2023, Sun


Esplanade Annexe Studio


Esplanade Annexe Studio
Tickets & Prices
1 Adult + 1 Child
(per session)
2 Adults + 1 Child or
1 Adult + 2 Children
(per session)
Price $60 $90

Tickets must be purchased as an adult-child package.

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PIP’s Club: 10% savings (Min. of 2 tickets)

Terms and Conditions apply.

Tote Board Arts Grant

All Primary Schools may use the Tote Board Arts Grant to subsidise up to 50% of the programme cost.


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