THE PEOPLE WE HAVE MET

 Members of the Kreta Ayer Senior Activity Centre learning how to make stress balls

Members of the Kreta Ayer Senior Activity Centre learning how to make stress balls

 Passerbys sharing their insights on Chinatown during our public engagement activity

Passerbys sharing their insights on Chinatown during our public engagement activity

 Proposing a toast (of tea) with participants at the Smells of Chinatown workshop in Pek Sin Choon

Proposing a toast (of tea) with participants at the Smells of Chinatown workshop in Pek Sin Choon

 Our Drama Box crew proudly showing off their own handmade stress balls with members of the Kreta Ayer Senior Activity Centre

Our Drama Box crew proudly showing off their own handmade stress balls with members of the Kreta Ayer Senior Activity Centre

 Local actress Jalyn Han as our bao-making auntie imparting skills of making longevity buns at the Flavours of Chinatown workshop to foreign visitors

Local actress Jalyn Han as our bao-making auntie imparting skills of making longevity buns at the Flavours of Chinatown workshop to foreign visitors

 Drama Box's Associate Artistic Director, Koh Hui Ling, having a friendly conversation with the participants of the Sounds of Chinatown workshop

Drama Box's Associate Artistic Director, Koh Hui Ling, having a friendly conversation with the participants of the Sounds of Chinatown workshop


THE JOURNEYS WE HAVE MADE

 We engaged the members of the Kreta Ayer Senior Activity Centre, excavating a myriad of stories and memories in the process 

We engaged the members of the Kreta Ayer Senior Activity Centre, excavating a myriad of stories and memories in the process 

 We took to the streets in the latter half of the Sounds of Chinatown workshop, winding through the back alleys of the Chinatown precinct

We took to the streets in the latter half of the Sounds of Chinatown workshop, winding through the back alleys of the Chinatown precinct

 Our Sounds of Chinatown workshop started off within our quarters, allowing participants to explore the insides of a shophouse

Our Sounds of Chinatown workshop started off within our quarters, allowing participants to explore the insides of a shophouse

 Through the Smells of Chinatown workshop, we learnt about the different types of teas, various preparation methods, as well as the art of tea appreciation

Through the Smells of Chinatown workshop, we learnt about the different types of teas, various preparation methods, as well as the art of tea appreciation

 Celebrating a successful bao-making session with participants at the Flavours of Chinatown workshop

Celebrating a successful bao-making session with participants at the Flavours of Chinatown workshop

 Sneaking a peek into the Sri Mariamman Temple during one of our site recces

Sneaking a peek into the Sri Mariamman Temple during one of our site recces

 Lasting well into the night, our team explored various routes around the Kreta Ayer area of Chinatown

Lasting well into the night, our team explored various routes around the Kreta Ayer area of Chinatown

 At last, the crew could catch a breather together after the end of the various workshops conducted

At last, the crew could catch a breather together after the end of the various workshops conducted


THE GEMS WE HAVE UNCOVERED

 Through our public engagement activity, we uncovered various sentiments from both local residents and tourists

Through our public engagement activity, we uncovered various sentiments from both local residents and tourists

 Making a longevity bao takes a lot of work; not only must it taste good, it should look good too!

Making a longevity bao takes a lot of work; not only must it taste good, it should look good too!

 Evidently, our workshop participants found the baos delicious!

Evidently, our workshop participants found the baos delicious!

 Discovering teas with different aromas with names like Iron Buddha, Dragon Well, Dragon Pearl Jasmine...

Discovering teas with different aromas with names like Iron Buddha, Dragon Well, Dragon Pearl Jasmine...

 Lovely tea accessories that enhance the tea drinking experience!

Lovely tea accessories that enhance the tea drinking experience!

 What are the hidden gems of Kreta Ayer? What are you most curious to know about it? Find out your answers through Chinatown Crossings

What are the hidden gems of Kreta Ayer? What are you most curious to know about it? Find out your answers through Chinatown Crossings