Aliwal Arts Centre

Aliwal Arts Centre is a multidisciplinary arts centre with a strong focus on performing arts located at the former Chong Cheng and Chong Pun Schools at 28 Aliwal Street within the Kampong Glam conservation district. It offers a conducive environment to support the artistic development of both contemporary and traditional arts groups, drawing inspiration from the rich cultural heritage in the area.

Aliwal Arts Centre is managed by Arts House Limited.

Arts House Limited

Arts House Limited (AHL) is a not-for-profit organisation committed to enriching lives through the arts. AHL is the cultural place manager of Singapore's Civic District. It manages two key national monuments - The Arts House, a multidisciplinary arts centre with a focus on literary programming, and the Victoria Theatre & Victoria Concert Hall, a heritage building that is home to the Singapore Symphony Orchestra. It also runs performing arts space Drama Centre as well as three creative enclaves for artists, arts groups and creative businesses - the Goodman Arts CentreAliwal Arts Centre and Stamford Arts Centre.

AHL organises the Singapore International Festival of Arts - an annual pinnacle performing arts festival; as well as the Singapore Writers Festival - a multi-lingual festival presenting the world's leading literary talents. In addition, AHL manages Our Cultural Medallion Story – the showcase on Singapore's Cultural Medallion recipients at The Arts House.

AHL was set up in 11 December 2002 as a public company limited by guarantee under the National Arts Council and was officially renamed Arts House Limited on 19 March 2014. For more information, visit


A leader in nurturing, inspiring and enriching communities through the arts in Singapore.


Bridging the arts and audiences by transforming ideas into reality through our distinctive spaces and programmes.



We embrace change and champion innovation in our pursuit of creative explorations and meaningful arts experiences. We perform at the highest standards, striving to be the best that we can be.

We treat others how we would like to be treated. We value each person’s worth and contribution and celebrate authenticity and diversity. We remain grounded and humble in our interactions.

We conduct ourselves with the highest ethical standards and are transparent and accountable for all our actions.

We believe in our people and recognise that we can only achieve our goals by working and collaborating so that we can lean on and learn from each other.  We also put others before self in our service to the arts.
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