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The Necessary Stage, Singapore – A Challenging, indigenous and an Innovative Theatre


The Necessary Stage is a non-profit theatre company with charity status in Singapore. Formed in 1987 by current Artistic Director Alvin Tan, The Necessary Stage has a mission to create challenging, indigenous and innovative theatre that touches the heart and mind. The Necessary Stage continuously pushes the artistic boundaries among Singapore’s arts community. It is also the organizer and curator of the annual M1 Singapore Fringe Festival, which showcases contemporary, young and edgy works from …