Baby Space (2020) – The Artground


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Baby Space (2020)

LAST CHANCE to catch Baby Space!

Baby Space is a multi-sensory installation designed for pre-walking babies and their accompanying carers. It is where contemporary dance, music and visual arts meld together to form an immersive encounter with the arts. Babies will be encouraged to interact with the dancers and explore the installation in their own unique ways even after the performance is over.

Special arrangements can be made for toddlers with additional mobility needs (e.g. Global Development Delay, Cerebral Palsy). Please contact for more information and requests.

Baby Space was first conceived and developed by Swedish choreographer Dalija Acin Thelander, original music by The Artground’s artist-in-residence Serene Tan and performed by local dancers Bernice Lee, Florence Kuek, Jaycee Ho, Jialing Neo and Sarah Oh.

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Dalija Acin Thelander
Dalija Acin Thelander

Dalija Acin Thelander is an award-winning choreographer, theatre maker and cultural worker based in Stockholm, Sweden. Her work aspires to contribute to the notion of choreography as an expanded practice and focuses on the sensuous interrelationship of body, mind, and environment. She is involved in the research and creation of contemporary dance for babies and children and lectures on the importance of these early encounters with art.

She is the initiator and coordinator of the Generator, a collaborative platform that develop dance theatre for children in the Balkan region. She is also the co-founder and coordinator of Station Service for Contemporary Dance Belgrade and co-founder and co-curator of Kondenz, a festival for performing arts, in Belgrade, Serbia. She is also the co-founder of Nomad Dance Academy for which she initiates, curates and produces numerous programmes and productions.


Each ticket admits one pre-walking baby and one accompanying adult. Additional child and/or adult requires an additional ticket. Each show has a limited capacity of 14 pairs.

Dates and Times:
Fridays: 10th January 2020
Saturdays: 4th & 11th January 2020
Sundays: 5th & 12th January 2020
Times: 11am, 1pm & 3.30pm
Duration: 35-min performance (Audiences are invited for free play and photo opportunities in the Baby Space tent for 15min after the performance is over.)
Age Group: Strictly pre-walking babies – Special arrangements can be made for toddlers with additional mobility needs (e.g. Global Development Delay, Cerebral Palsy.
Tickets: $32 (admits one pre-walking baby and one accompanying adult)
Additional accompanying adults or babies will need to purchase an extra ticket at $32. Get Tickets Here
Venue: The Artground (WhiteBox), 90 Goodman Road, #01-40, Block J, Singapore 439053.