Neo Hai Bin | 梁海彬

Neo Hai Bin is one of the 14 Citizen Reviewers selected from the 2016 Open Call application. He has been invited to continue on in the 2017 cycle.

Why theatre? Over the years, Neo Hai Bin experienced the theatre’s power to question, transform, create, and develop social awareness. He started off as a member of “ARTivate”, the youth wing of Drama Box. Now a freelance theatre practitioner, he has worked with Drama Box, The Theatre Practice Lab, Nine Years Theatre, The Finger Players, The Necessary Stage.

His performances include Bondage, Shh.. (Forum Theatre), Mulan (children’s theatre), Dua Dai Ji (Mockumentary Theatre), 11: Gao Xing Jian Devised (TTP Lab), Life Choices (Monologue), An Enemy of the People, Upstream, etc.

He is a founding and core member of Nine Years Theatre Ensemble Project. It is a humbling experience to be part of theatre, part of life. He keeps a blog at:


为什么做剧场?剧场教他质问自己、关心本土、思考议题;教他不停止独立思考;让他对自己的身体更敏感。梁海彬于戏剧盒的青年支部艺树人接触剧场,和本地剧团—— 戏剧盒、实践剧场、九年剧场、十指帮、必要剧场—— 合作。参与的演出包括上身不由己告别:身体16(澳门艺术节2013)、安乐底层

Why theatre?某天,有人给他当头棒喝:并非剧场需要我,而是我需要剧场。



BEING HARESH SHARMA by The Necessary Stage and Cake Theatrical Productions
Reviewed on 1 July 2017

TROPICANA THE MUSICAL by Spare Room Productions
Reviewed on 20 April 2017

THOSE WHO CAN’T, TEACH by The Necessary Stage
Reviewed on 12 March 2017

WITH/OUT by Loo Zihan
Reviewed on 26 March 2017

Reviewed on 2 October 2016

ART by the Singapore Repertory Theatre
Reviewed on 26 September 2016

MAMMA LUNA by Theatre des Enfant Terribles
Reviewed on 11 August 2016

FLEET by The Theatre Practice
Reviewed on 28 July 2016

HOTEL by Wild Rice
Reviewed on 23 July 2016

“一沙一世界 – 从鸠摩罗什看见自己”
KUMURAJIVA by Toy Factory
Reviewed on 29 May 2016

DRUMS by Shigeki Nakano & Chong Tze Chien
Reviewed on 14 May 2016

THE COLLECTORS by The Finger Players
Reviewed on 10 April 2016

INTRUSIONS by Jean Ng and Joavien Ng
Reviewed on 2 April 2016

GRIND by Toy Factory
Reviewed on 26 March 2016