With over 8 years of extensive working experience as a Creative Producer and Project Manager, Benedict has worked on and led projects of varying scales. This includes the Singapore International Festival of Arts, The O.P.E.N., The Twenty-Something Theatre Festival and Tropicana the Musical, all of which he has held key leadership, creative and management positions. He has also been a project manager for the National Arts Council (Singapore) and interned at Peut-Etre Theatre (London). Benedict is also the founder of Blue Bean Productions, which has presented "Dear Jay" and "Walking in Beauty". "Dear Jay" was presented in 2016 at the Esplanade Theatre Studios in Singapore to sold-out audiences and received rave reviews from both audiences and critics. In 2018, Benedict went on to present "Walking in Beauty" at Theatre Delicatessen in London, marking the productions’ international debut.
On Taboos, Touring and Cultural Representation: Sight/Unseen Asian Drama Conference
The Sight/Unseen Asian Drama Conference was a two-day event on 26 – 27 April 2018 at Goldsmiths, University of London, and Tara Arts. Billed as an event to “tackle challenging issues facing playwrights in the UK and in Southeast Asia,” participants came all geared up to discuss issues ranging from minority representation to taboo subjects …
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