SSA Arts and Culture Group Recruitment 2021

SSA Arts and Culture Group Recruitment 2021

Singapore Soka Association promotes and supports arts events and cultural activities with the objective to foster members’ potential and to contribute to the community.

Currently, more than 500 members are actively involved in the 13 choral, movement and musical family showcasing their performances at numerous in-house and community events.

Recruitment Information

Recruitment Period September to October 2021.
Open to all SSA Members with no other Function Groups’ responsibilites.
Recruitment Groups

Movement Family

    • Peony Group (Women Division)
    • Sunflower Dance Ensemble (Young Women Division)

Choral Family

    • Soka Chorus (4 Division)
    • Tulip Choir (Women Division)
    • Soka Junior Choir (Primary & Future Division)
Training Venue

Soka Culture Centre, Jurong West

(In view of current COVID-19 situation, all Arts and Culture groups’ training are held online until further notice)

Audition
All applicants will have to go through a scheduled audition and interview.
Application

Download application form

Please email application form to priscillakoh@ssabuddhist.org

Closing date for application: 10 October 2021.
Applicants will be notified for audition by 20 October 2021.

Recruitment Groups’ Details:

Peony Group

The Peony Group, a Women Division (WD) Dance Group, was formed on August 8, 2009 with the objective of fostering the creative potential of each individual. Through their performances, Peony Group aims to bring joy and hope to the community, promoting goodwill and friendship.
Eligibility

Division: Women Division

Age: 55  years and below

Commitment: Weekly Saturday (2pm – 6pm)

Skill requirements: Dance background in Ballet, Contemporary, Chinese or Jazz dance will be an advantage.

Audition Requirement

Attire: Stretchable Sports / Dance Attire. No shorts, Skirt and Singlets.

Venue: A conducive environment to dance via Zoom platform.

Sunflower Dance Ensemble

The Sunflower Group was named Modern Dance Group at its inception in 1983 and had participated actively in many cultural performances. It was later renamed Sunflower Dance Ensemble (SDE) in 2006. The group comprises of YWD members who constantly strive to explore diverse dance genres in every performance, challenging all difficulties through courage, perseverance and pure faith.
Eligibility

Division: Young Women Division

Age: 30 years old and below

Commitment: Weekly Saturday (2pm – 6pm)

Skill requirements: Passion for dance, keen to discover and unleash your potential!

Audition Requirement

Attire: Stretchable Sports / Dance Attire. No shorts, Skirt and Singlets.

Venue: A conducive environment to dance via Zoom platform.

Soka Chorus

In the early 1980s, the YMD Choir and YWD Choir were formed as platform for fostering the youths. After the Youth Peace Culture Festival in 1985, the Youth Choir was formed and it eventually evolved into a 4 division Choir in 1990 after the Youth Peace Culture Festival that was held at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. It was renamed as Soka Chorus in 1993 and began to participate in community events. Besides performing at SSA events, the Soka Chorus also actively participates in community events and collaborate with other choirs sharing the joy of singing.
 Eligibility

Division: 4 Divisions

Age: 15 to 45

Commitment: Weekly
Saturday (7.30pm – 9.30pm) or Sunday (10am – 1pm)

Skill requirements: Ability to read music is an advantage.

Audition Requirement

Attire: Smart Casual

Venue: A conducive environment to sing via Zoom platform.

Tulip Choir

The Tulip Chorus, which comprises members from the SSA Women Division, was formed on November 10, 1995. The Tulip Chorus seeks to contribute towards peace and happiness in society through their cultural endeavours.
 Eligibility

Division: Women Division

Age: 60 years old and below

Commitment: Bi-weekly Sunday (2pm – 6pm)

Skill requirements: Passion in group singing

Audition Requirement

Attire: Smart Casual

Venue: A conducive environment to sing via Zoom platform.

Soka Junior Choir

The Soka Junior Choir was formed in 1993. It provides opportunity for members who love to sing to give full play to their potential as well as to spread the joy of living through music.
Eligibility

Division: Primary and Future Division

Age: 9 – 16 years old

Commitment: Weekly Sunday (9am -1pm)

Skill requirements: Possess keen interest in singing.

Audition Requirement

Attire: Smart casual

Venue: A conductive environment to sing via Zoom platform.

2021年SSA 文化与艺术组招生

 

新加坡创价学会(SSA)积极推广和支持文化及艺术活动,目的是让会员发挥潜力,为社会做出贡献。

目前有超过500名会员积极参与13个合唱、韵律及音乐团队,在学会内部和社区众多活动中呈献演出。

招生详情

招生时段 2021年9月至10月。开放给没有其他运营小组职责的SSA会员报名申请
招生的小组

律动组

    • 牡丹组(妇人部)
    • 向日葵舞蹈坊(女子部)

合唱组

    • 创价合唱团(四部)
    • 郁金香合唱团(妇人部)
    • 创价少年合唱团(小学部及未来部)
训练场地

创价文化会馆,位于裕廊西

(鉴于目前冠病19的情况,所有小组的训练都在线上进行,直至另行通知)

甄选 所有申请者都必须经过预定的甄选和面试。
申请详情

下载申请表格

请电邮申请表格给 priscillakoh@ssabuddhist.org

截止日期:2021年10月10日。申请者将在2021年10月20日前接到通知参加甄选。

招生小组的详情:

牡丹组

牡丹组,妇人部的舞蹈组,成立于2009年8月8日。旨在培育每个成员的创意潜能。牡丹组希望通过她们的表演,带给社区欢喜与希望,推广友好与友情。
资格

部别:妇人部

年龄:55岁及以下

练习时段:每个星期六(下午2时至傍晚6时)

技能要求:有芭蕾、现代、华族或爵士舞蹈的背景是优势。

甄选要求

衣着:伸缩性的运动服装 / 舞蹈服装
请勿穿短裤、短裙或背心

地点:通过线上Zoom方式,在有利于跳舞的环境。

向日葵舞蹈坊

向日葵组在1983年成立时称为现代舞蹈组,活跃参与许多学会的文化表演。之后于2006年重新命名为向日葵舞蹈坊。该组由女子部员组成,她们时时致力于在每一场表演探索多元的舞蹈类型,通过勇敢、坚韧和纯粹的信心挑战一切困难。
资格

部别:女子部

年龄:30岁及以下

练习时段:每个星期六(下午2时至傍晚6时)

技能要求:对舞蹈抱有热忱,有兴趣发掘和发挥你的潜能。

甄选要求

衣着:伸缩性的运动服装 / 舞蹈服装
请勿穿短裤、短裙或背心

地点:通过线上 Zoom方式,在有利于跳舞的环境。

创价合唱团

1980年代初,成立了男子部歌咏队和女子部歌咏队,作为培育青少年的平台。1985年青年和平文化节后,成立了青年合唱团。1990年在新加坡室内体育馆举行的青年和平文化节后,最终发展为四部合唱团。1993年改名为创价合唱团,并开始参与社区活动。除了在SSA的活动中表演之外,创价合唱团还积极参加社区活动,并与其他合唱团合作,分享歌唱的快乐。
资格

部别:四部

年龄:15至45岁

练习时段:每个星期
星期六(晚上7时30分至晚上9时30分)或星期天(上午10时至下午1时)

技能要求:能看懂乐谱是优势

甄选要求

衣着:整齐

地点:通过线上Zoom方式,在有利于歌唱的环境。

郁金香合唱团

郁金香合唱团于1995年11月10日成立,会员来自SSA妇人部。郁金香合唱团力求通过其文化活动为社会的和平与幸福做出贡献。
资格

部别:妇人部

年龄:60岁及以下

练习时段:每两周一次的星期六(下午2时至6时)

技能要求:对歌唱抱有热忱

甄选要求

衣着:整齐

地点:通过线上Zoom方式,在有利于歌唱的环境。

创价少年合唱团

创价少年合唱团成立于1993年。它为热爱唱歌的会员提供了充分发挥自己潜能的机会,并通过音乐传播生活的喜悦。
资格

部别:小学部及未来部

年龄:9岁至16岁
钢琴伴奏者须至少13岁

练习时段:每星期天(上午9时至下午1时)

技能要求:对唱歌有浓厚的兴趣

甄选要求

衣着:整齐

地点:通过线上Zoom方式,在有利于歌唱的环境。