The Finger Players

Creating a theatre of imagination

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Talent DevelopmenT

Company aims to train and nurture artists in various disciplines with its various programmes below

Apprenticeship scheme

  • A 1 +1 year training programme for 1 to 4 apprentices.
  • To train emerging actors in various roles such as acting, designing and production work in The Finger Players.
  • Company's Main Season and Reach Out! shows would serve as showcases/platforms for these apprentices.
  • Targeted at fresh graduates, new theatre practitioners or mid-career practitioners (residencies).

Masterclass (Acting and Puppetry)

Injecting skills and sharing expertise with emerging practitioners via regular Puppetry Master Classes and Acting Master Classes for the public.

Watch-This-Space Scheme

Watch This Space aims to provide a professional development platform for independent and emerging playwright/directors (or mid-career practitioners) staging full-length works.

Watch This Space will select 2 independent playwrights/directors. Programme Director Chong Tze Chien will mentor these emerging playwrights/directors. There will be a total of 2 public showcases, one for each chosen playwright/director. One candidate will be chosen to guest write/direct a play that will be presented in the company’s main season.