Esplanade Presents | Free Performances: Red Dot August

Exhibition

Without Sight – Performance & Dark Room Experience

Irene Jansen & Dialogue in the Dark Singapore
9 – 12 Aug 2017Wed – Sat
Performance
9 Aug 2017 : 12.30pm & 2.30pm
10 – 11 Aug 2017 : 7pm & 8.15pm
12 Aug 2017: 3pm, 7pm & 8.15pm

Experience
9 Aug 2017 : 1pm & 3pm
10 – 11 Aug 2017 : 7.30pm & 8.45pm
12 Aug 2017: 3.30pm, 7.30pm & 8.45pm
30mins
Esplanade Annexe Studio

Experience what it is like to have partial or no sight, and let your other senses take over. This music performance and sensory experience, both taking place in the dark, will offer a fresh perspective on connecting with life and our fellow human beings.

General Advisory for Dark Room Experience:
The Dark Room Experience is a fully immersive one in 100% darkness. We therefore ask your cooperation on the following so that everyone can have a safe and enjoyable experience:

  • You will be accompanied by a Guide at all times. However, if you are unwell, we recommend that you do not participate in the tour. Should you feel uncomfortable at any point of the tour, do notify your Guide and he/she will escort you out of the tour.
  • Do dress comfortably. For safety reasons, please do not wear high heels and flip-flops.
  • Do visit the restroom before the tour.
  • Do not carry large bags or bulky items with you so that your hands can be free during the tour.
  • Please switch off your mobile phones and any light and sound-emitting devices before the tour. Photography and videography are also not allowed during the tour.
Admission Policy for Dark Room Experience:
  • Each Dark Room Experience is for a maximum of 5 persons. Entry is on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Admission age is 9 years and above. Children aged 9 to 11 must be accompanied by adults.
  • The Dark Room Experience is not suitable for persons in advanced pregnancy, or with anxiety or mobility issues.

General Advisory for Performance In The Dark:
The performance will take place in partial darkness.

  • No admission once the performance has begun.
  • For safety reasons, please remain seated throughout the performance.
  • Do visit the restroom before the performance.
  • Please keep mobile phones and any light and sound-emitting devices switched off throughout the performance.
  • If you are unwell, we recommend that you do not attend the performance.
  • Should you feel uncomfortable at any point of the performance, do notify an usher and he/she will escort you out of the venue.
  • Esplanade has the discretion to refuse admission to any person(s) or to require a person to leave the performance, if it is of the view that the comfort and safety of fellow audience members, the performers and/or the integrity of the experience will be compromised.
Admission Policy for Performance In The Dark:
  • Each performance is for a maximum of 68 persons. Entry is on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Admission age is 7 years and above.
  • Children aged 7 to 11 must be accompanied by adults.
  • The performance is not suitable for persons in advanced pregnancy, or with anxiety or mobility issues.
  • Esplanade has the discretion to refuse admission to any person(s) or to require a person to leave the performance, if it is of the view that the comfort and safety of fellow audience members, the performers and/or the integrity of the experience will be compromised.

Things To Note

General Advisory

For information about late seating, house rules, photography and more, please refer to our general advisory.