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The Oratorical Debate and Drama Society (ODDS)



 About Us

Oratorical Debate and Drama Society (ODDS) has been driven by its passion-filled members, passing down a zest that has cultivated into raw commitment that is observed in all of our training programmes. In ODDS, every student gets a chance to shine on stage. ODDS not only focuses on theatrical and public speaking skills but also students’ character development and passion for drama. Students will also be pushed out of their comfort zone to achieve their full potential.



Vision


For every ODDS member to become empathetic and compassionate individuals who are confident and creative, demonstrating passion and love for the art of drama.




Mission Statement


To provide ODDS members with challenging performance opportunities and a wide range of theatrical and public speaking experiences so as to inspire creativity, build confidence and develop character.



Activities


  • Weekly Training Theatre and Performance workshops
  • Human Values Drama Festival Competition
  • Biennial School Combined Concert
  • Annual ODDS Camp


Achievements


  • Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation 2017 - Certificate of Distinction
  • Combined Performing Arts Concert 2016
  • Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation 2015 - Certificate of Distinction

ODDS participated in the Singapore Youth Festival. Owing to the members’ hard work and commitment, the team was awarded with Certificate of Distinction for 2013, 2015 and 2017.  In 2014, ODDS made it into The Straits’ Times as two of our members bagged home both the Best Actor and Best Actress Awards for Human Value Drama Competition. The story was about an autistic boy and his family’s struggles received special mention in the news. In the same year, members performed a musical in the school’s End-of Year concert, Palette of Sensation, which amazed the audience. At the end of 2015, members participated in Fairytales’ Trail which took place in various National Libraries around Singapore. Members continue to wow the audience in 2016 with a performance for the school’s End-Of-Year concert, Rhapsodies of Youth.

Training Schedule


Wednesday
3.15 to 5.30 pm

Friday
2.30 to 6.00 pm



Student Leaders


Wang Xin Tian
Siti Aisyah Bte Ruslan


Teachers-In-Charge


Ms Agnes Lim
Ms Michelle Lim 
Mrs Ganesan
Mdm Faralina
Mr Victor