Esplanade Presents


Resurgence: Winning poems from Write & Burn and the National Poetry Competition 2022

Poetry Festival Singapore (Singapore)

21 Mar 2023, Tue, 7pm & 8pm

26 Mar 2023, Sun, 5.45pm & 6.45pm


(Intermission: None)

Esplanade Concourse

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Young poets share their winning entries from the 2022 editions of two national competitions, Write & Burn as well as the National Poetry Competition. Inspired by the theme, Resurgence, these budding poets offer insight into their unique perspectives of the world today.


21 Mar, Tue: Winning entries from the 18 and above age category.


26 Mar, Sun: Winning entries from the 10 - 14 and 15 - 17 age categories.


No tickets will be issued. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Language: English
Things to Note:
Accessibility Advisory: We provide a range of access services and relaxed performances for patrons with access needs. For wheelchair-accessible seats, please call Esplanade Customer Experience at 6828 8377 for assistance. Concessions for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) and up to one accompanying companion are available. | View our accessibility guide
Artist Information

National Poetry Competition


This annual competition is organised by Poetry Festival Singapore as a platform for aspiring poets and wordsmiths to better appreciate its intricacies in the growing local literary scene.

Write & Burn

This poetry performance competition is organised by Poetry Festival Singapore for students at upper secondary levels, junior colleges or equivalent levels at centralised institutes, polytechnics or international schools in Singapore.

Date & Time

21 Mar 2023, Tue


Esplanade Concourse


Esplanade Concourse

26 Mar 2023, Sun


Esplanade Concourse


Esplanade Concourse

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